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The House just ditched a bill that would renew and expand the FBI's surveillance powers after Trump threatened to veto it

Credit: Business Insider- Published on May 28, 2020
· The House of Representatives just canceled a vote on a controversial bill that would have renewed the Patriot Act and expanded the FBI's surveillance powers after President Donald Trump said he'd veto it.
· The bill drew backlash last week from progressives and civil liberties groups, who warned it would let the FBI conduct...
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Video credit: Wochit Business
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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