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USA Freedom Act Passes: What We Celebrate, What We Mourn, and Where We Go From Here

The Senate passed the USA Freedom Act today by 67-32, marking the first time in over thirty years that both houses of Congress have approved a bill placing real restrictions and oversight on the National Security Agency’s surveillance powers.

Source: USA Freedom Act Passes: What We Celebrate, What We Mourn, and Where We Go From Here

The Senate Finally Passes NSA Surveillance Reform

It’s a step in the right direction, but we still have a long way to go.

After three failed attempts, the senate finally passed the USA Freedom Act on Tuesday evening. The president is expected to sign it into law later tonight.

Source: The Senate Finally Passes NSA Surveillance Reform | WIRED