Senate Rejects “Hatchet to Americans’ Privacy” — But Threat Remains

Civil liberties groups are urging lawmakers to “abandon this misguided effort” to address national security concerns in the wake of the Orlando shooting.

The U.S. Senate on Wednesday failed to pass a bill that would have dramatically expanded the FBI’s warrantless surveillance powers, but the fight is not over as Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell may call for a second vote on the proposed legislation.

For background information, see the article I published two days ago at https://goo.gl/LODT5v. For the latest updates, see http://goo.gl/gsNfo0.

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