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Tony Romm / Politico:
Barack Obama to meet again with tech CEOs about NSA   —  President Barack Obama will huddle with “tech CEOs” on Friday to “continue his dialogue with them on the issues of privacy, technology, and intelligence,” according to a White House official.  —  The Obama administration declined …
Mar 21, 2014, 2:00 AMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Comcast's PAC donated to campaigns of most Congress members regulating Time Warner Cable merger   —  Comcast spreads cash wide on Capitol Hill  —  There's little that tends to unite a leading liberal like Dick Durbin and a conservative firebrand like Ted Cruz.
Mar 10, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Tech's biggest players hire first NSA lobbyist   —  Apple, Google, Facebook and five other technology giants that have banded together in their calls for surveillance reform officially registered a Washington lobbyist on Thursday.  —  The new hire — tasked to represent a coalition that also includes AOL …
Feb 7, 2014, 1:30 AMIn context
Seung Min Kim / Politico:
White House chooses former Microsoft Office VP Kurt DelBene to lead HealthCare.gov overhaul   —  White House to tap Microsoft exec to fix Obamacare site  —  The White House is tapping the private sector for its next point man to fix the troubled Obamacare website.
Dec 17, 2013, 12:16 PMIn context
Matthew M. Aid / Politico:
Review panel will reportedly recommend sweeping changes to NSA's electronic surveillance operations but allow some controversial programs to continue   —  Slobberknockered: The Tough Hit the NSA Didn't See Coming  —  How a toothless bureaucratic commission went all Snowden on the NSA.
Dec 17, 2013, 10:30 AMIn context
Josh Gerstein / Politico:
Judge: NSA phone program likely unconstitutional   —  A federal judge ruled Monday that the National Security Agency program which collects information on nearly all telephone calls made to, from or within the United States is likely unconstitutional.  —  U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon found …
Dec 16, 2013, 1:55 PMIn context
Kevin Robillard / Politico:
Anthony Foxx: DOT will consider banning cell phone calls on planes   —  The Transportation Department will look at banning cell phone calls during airplane flights — a move that could render moot an upcoming decision by the FCC on loosening the long-standing restrictions.
Dec 12, 2013, 4:50 PMIn context
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

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