No more backdoors for the NSA?
Its biggest original supporters have said no; its biggest critics voted yes. What happened?
The USA Freedom Act is one step closer to becoming law. And one step further away from what privacy advocates wanted.
Not only does the USA Freedom Act address a number of NSA-related privacy concerns, it actually could pass.
Thousands turned out to hear speeches by security expert Bruce Schneier, Rep. Justin Amash, and whistleblower Thomas Drake.
Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner's USA Freedom Act gets the seal of approval from Amash, who lost a narrow fight to defund NSA phone spying.