President Trump tweeted lies against his own intelligence community in the course of signaling opposition to a legislative priority of his own administration on a crucial national security priority at an especially delicate moment in time.
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Documents related to Section 702 reauthorization.
A review of Lawfare's 2017 coverage of Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Amendments Act.
Congress's concurring resolution to extend government pushed back the sunset date for Section 702 of FISA to Jan. 19, 2018.
In less than a month, Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) is set to expire. As the clock runs out on one of the U.S. government’s most important national security tools, public discussion remains mired in misunderstandings, misrepresentations, and political sound bites.
The House intelligence committee’s proposal to reauthorize Section 702 wisely requires congressional leadership notification for the disemmination of 'unmasked' identitifes of members of presidential transition teams.
Document: House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act of 2017
The House Permament Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) version of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Amendements Reauthorization Act of 2017.
A summary of the bill that the House Judiciary Committee passed on Nov. 8.
A summary of the key provisions FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act proposed by Sen. Richard Burr, chairman of the Senate intelligence committee.
The Senate intelligence committee's draft bill to reauthorize Section 702 would extend the FISA Amendments Act for eight years.