That's nearly 140 times what the cybersecurity bill's opponents spent.
Despite the protests of Internet privacy advocates, the controversial Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) passed the House of Representatives Thursday.
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The ACLU says proposed privacy amendments "do not address the fundamental problems" with the cybersecurity bill.
It boils down to one question: Do you trust members of Congress, or privacy advocates?
The Cyber Intelligence Security Protection Act was reintroduced to the House on Wednesday. Here's a basic rundown of what CISPA does, and why you should care.