• Jul 15, 2016
  • Caleb Chen
  • Governments, News, Privacy,

Fourth Amendment Caucus defeats Patriot Act expansion in Congress

Days ago, the Fourth Amendment Caucus, a collection of 25 House Representatives, managed to block an expansion of the Patriot Act surveillance measures in Congress. HR 5606, unironically called the “Anti-Terrorism Information Sharing Is Strength Act” failed to attain a ⅔ supermajority and pass the floor. Edward Snowden famously told NBC in an interview that, “The … Continue reading “Fourth Amendment Caucus defeats Patriot Act expansion in Congress”

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