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WASHINGTON - Today, Sen. Patrick Leahy and Rep. James Sensenbrenner introduced (in their respective chambers) the USA FREEDOM Act, a bipartisan bill designed to rein in many of the NSA’s most controversial surveillance practices. Elizabeth Goitein and Faiza Patel, co-directors of the Brennan Center for Justice’s Liberty and National Security Program, are available for your analysis and coverage of this story.
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