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Section 215 Sunsets, but Congress Must Do More to Protect Privacy

June 1, 2015

WASHINGTON D.C. — Tonight at midnight, Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act will expire, which means the bulk collection of Americans’ telephone records by...


Government Shouldn’t Force Companies to Hoard Customer Data

May 29, 2015

WASHINGTON D.C. — Today, TechFreedom joined a coalition of privacy-minded companies, industry and trade groups, and civil society organizations in opposition to the drafted FISA...


McConnell is Playing a Dangerous Game with the PATRIOT Act

May 22, 2015

WASHINGTON D.C. — Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act, which authorizes the bulk collection of all Americans’ telephone records by the National Security Agency...


Congress Must Put an End to Surveillance Under Section 215

May 19, 2015

This month, TechFreedom joined two different coalitions of privacy, civil rights and government transparency organizations in urging Congress to avoid reauthorizing bulk collection of phone...


Edward Snowden Did the Right Thing: Berin Szoka on Stossel

May 15, 2015

Since Edward Snowden first leaked documents revealing the National Security Agency’s spying on American citizens, debate has raged over whether the former NSA contractor should...


The Senate Should Move Quickly on Surveillance Reform

May 13, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 2048, the USA FREEDOM Act, 338-88. The bill ends the NSA’s bulk collection of Americans’...