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Conservative Senate GOP targets House-passed warrantless surveillance bill

Posted on AllSides April 16th, 2024
From The Center
Politics, Surveillance, US Senate, US House, FISA
Allison Robbert

Senators in both parties are warning the expanded surveillance authority under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) could lapse after Friday because of a battle over amending the House bill, which has become a target of conservative Republicans and some Democrats.

Opponents of the bill could drag the Senate debate past the 11:59 p.m. Friday deadline, which threatens to cause a lapse in warrantless surveillance authority that some lawmakers warn could leave the nation exposed to an attack at a dangerous time.

“It would be a very big problem. FISA’s...

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