[National Intel] House reauthorizes spy program credited with preventing cyber attacks

The House on Thursday voted to reauthorize a key provision in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, Section 702, with one new caveat: The FBI would be required to get a warrant to view the content of Americans’ communications that were swept up in authorized foreign surveillance. Earlier, President Trump tweeted that the program was misused [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.