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Senate Authorizes Broad Expansion Of Surveillance Act

Posted By admin On February 13, 2008 @ 11:16 am In Old Infowars Posts Style,U.S. News | Comments Disabled

Paul Kane
Washington Post
February 13, 2008

The Senate yesterday approved a sweeping measure that would expand the government’s clandestine surveillance powers, delivering a key victory to the White House by approving immunity from lawsuits for telecommunications companies that cooperated with intelligence agencies in domestic spying after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks.

On a 68 to 29 vote, the Senate approved the reauthorization of a law that would give the government greater powers to eavesdrop in terrorism and intelligence cases without obtaining warrants from a secret court.

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