Senate passes bill renewing NSA’s internet surveillance program

The National Security Agency (NSA) logo can be shown on a computer screen inside the NSA in Fort Meade, Maryland.

Brooks Kraft | Corbis | Getty Images

The National Security Agency (NSA) logo can be shown on a computer screen inside the NSA in Fort Meade, Maryland.

The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a bill to renew the National Security Agency’s warrantless internet surveillance program for six years in addition to also with minimal adjustments, overcoming objections by civil liberties advocates which the item did too little to safeguard the privacy of Americans.

The legislation, which easily passed the House of Representatives last week, can be anticipated to be signed into law by President Donald Trump by Friday.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

sixteen + seventeen =