Post-mortem on the Intelligence Committee voteQuicklink submitted by Mike Whitney Permalink
|In lieu of fulfilling their pledge to discover the scope of the Administration's warrantless eavesdropping on Americans, Sens. Hagel and Snowe decided instead that they would support legislation which would create a 7-member Subcommittee (4 Republicans and 3 Democrats) to which the Administration is required to report all warrantless eavesdropping activities: The proposed legislation would create a seven-member 'terrorist surveillance subcommittee' and require the administration to give it full access to the details of the program's operations. . . .|
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