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Minority of Senate Blocks Debate on Surveillance Reform, Leaving Patriot Act Provisions in Limbo

On May 23, the U.S. Senate came up three short of the 60 votes necessary to consider the USA Freedom Act, legislation designed to...
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New York City Third Party Ridesharing Regs Threaten Privacy, Groups Say

Proposed regulations covering data collection requirements for mobile applications that dispatch third party ridesharing vehicles...
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UPDATED: House Passing USA FREEDOM Act an “Important First Step” Toward Surveillance Reform

On May 13, the U.S. House voted overwhelmingly to pass the USA FREEDOM Act, which places tight limits on data collection by the National...
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President Obama Urged to Back Strong Data Encryption

A coalition of nearly 150 privacy and human rights organizations, technology companies and trade associations, and individual security...
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Constitution Day Talk

Former Member of Congress and former TCP Board Member Mickey Edwards gave a speech on American government and the Constitution, titled “Does the Constitution Still Matter?” at the Brigham Young University Forum in September 2014. Click to watch…

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