Defense News

Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Senate panel's report details divisions over spy measure

In a newly released report, members of the Senate Intelligence Committee detail continuing concerns about a bill to control the Bush administration's electronic surveillance activities, including changes they will try to make as the legislation heads to the Senate floor.

The 52-page report, sheds new light on conflicts that flared during the panel's closed-door markup on Oct. 18. Taking exception with the majority view, Sens. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Russell Feingold, D-Wis., criticize the committee for not adopting three amendments they offered...Full Article.

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