The NSA needs to be torn apart piece by piece and remade. They are collecting emails and phone calls on every man , woman, and child, and yes, each and every Congressmen ,too! This leaves the door wide open , for abuse, blackmailing, and collaboration, for lining their pockets off the backs of the American people! This isn’t anything new. Just like the I.R.S. it needs to be cleaned up! Corruption in government is at a all time high and each of our Congressmen should have surprise audits, at least once in awhile, while they are in office, doing the people’s work!
WASHINGTON (CBS DC) — A federal program which utilizes warrantless searches of foreigners’ communications is legal, according to a government oversight report, but cautions that the “intentional abuse” from the FISA searches could allow for non-targeted individuals’ private information to be mishandled by the government.
In the “Report on the Surveillance Program Operated Pursuant to Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act,” the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board finds that the warrantless search of foreigners’ communication is legal, but adds that specific elements of the federal program quibble with “constitutional reasonableness.”
The vast range of the program was first revealed publicly by the leaked documents provided by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden.
“Operation of the Section 702 program has been subject to judicial oversight and extensive internal supervision, and the Board has found no evidence of intentional abuse,” reads the government board report.
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