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Politico:
NSA surveillance review panel temporarily shut down after staff is furloughed   —  Surveillance panel shut down  —  A panel President Barack Obama set up in August to assess the government's use of surveillance technologies hit some turbulence related to the government shutdown last week …
Oct 7, 2013, 8:55 AMIn context
Jennifer Epstein / Politico:
President Obama: Edward Snowden ‘not a patriot’   —  President Barack Obama laid out new measures Friday aimed at giving Americans more information about national security surveillance programs, and said his administration will aim to be more transparent on the issue.
Aug 9, 2013, 4:30 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Apple's Tim Cook, tech execs meet with Barack Obama to talk surveillance   —  President Barack Obama hosted Apple CEO Tim Cook, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, Google computer scientist Vint Cerf and other tech executives and civil liberties leaders on Thursday for a closed-door meeting about government surveillance, sources tell POLITICO.
Aug 9, 2013, 1:20 AMIn context
Josh Gerstein / Politico:
Bradley Manning trial verdict: Acquitted of aiding the enemy, convicted on lesser charges   —  FORT MEADE, Md. — A military judge Tuesday acquitted Pfc. Bradley Manning of aiding the enemy — the most serious charge the Army intelligence analyst faced for leaking hundreds of thousands …
Jul 30, 2013, 1:20 PMIn context
Alex Byers / Politico:
NSA takes surveillance fact sheets off website   —  Following a complaint from two senators, the National Security Agency has removed from its website two fact sheets designed to shed light on and defend a pair of surveillance programs.  Users now trying to access the documents detailing …
Jun 26, 2013, 11:40 AMIn context
Burgess Everett / Politico:
Bills would clip NSA's wings on phone data   —  Senators critical of the National Security Agency's surveillance programs are rushing to introduce legislation to limit the feds' snooping ability.  —  Sens. Mark Udall (D-Colo.) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), are pitching a bill that would require …
Jun 14, 2013, 5:55 PMIn context
Anna Palmer / Politico:
Verizon on offense behind the scenes   —  Officially, telecom giant Verizon has no comment about turning over millions of customers call logs to the government.  —  But behind the scenes, the company is vetting requests from senior Capitol Hill aides and others, asking Obama administration officials …
Jun 6, 2013, 1:05 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Senate investigators: Apple avoided $44 billion in taxes   —  Senate investigators accuse Apple of wiring together a complicated system to shield billions of dollars in international profits from both U.S. and foreign tax collectors.  —  A report released ahead of Apple CEO Tim Cook's inaugural …
May 20, 2013, 6:00 PMIn context
Anna Palmer / Politico:
Apple target of Senate hearing on offshore taxes   —  Tech firm Apple is the target of a Senate hearing next week investigating offshore tax practices.  —  Apple CEO Tim Cook is expected to testify at the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigation's hearing Tuesday, POLITICO has learned.
May 15, 2013, 7:40 PMIn context
Reid J. Epstein / Politico:
Mark Zuckerberg immigration group's status: Looking for footing   —  Even the man who transformed social media can get into a messaging mess.  —  The immigration reform group that will be Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's entry into politics was supposed to launch as early as next week with a lot of fanfare …
Apr 5, 2013, 3:45 PMIn context

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