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Trump opposition throws surveillance legislation in doubt

Credit: Seattle Times- Published on May 27, 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation to extend surveillance authorities that the FBI sees as vital in fighting terrorism was thrown in doubt Wednesday as President Donald Trump, the Justice Department and congressional Republicans all came out in opposition. The legislation passed the House with bipartisan support in March after...
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Published on May 28, 2020 -  00:37
Here's Looking At You? House Drops Surveillance Bill For Now
The House of Representatives is dropping consideration of legislation that would have extended US surveillance tools. The move came after President Donald Trump threatened a veto and his fellow Republicans withdrew their support. The two-thirds of the Republican Party that voted for this bill in March have indicated they are going to vote against it now. Rep.

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