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House effort to pass surveillance overhaul collapses after Trump tweets and pushback from DOJ

House effort to pass surveillance overhaul collapses after Trump tweets and pushback from DOJ
Thursday 28
20:10 2020

“I believe this to be against the security interest of the United States and the safety of the American people,” he said in a statement. AD House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), in a letter to House Democrats, stressed that passage of the legislation is traditionally bipartisan, but after Trump tweeted his opposition “House Republicans abandoned their support for our national security.” AD The pulling of the bill to reauthorize a number of national security powers under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act came a day after the president tweeted his disfavor, ostensibly on grounds that it fails to address what he ...

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Summary: House Democratic leaders decided to abandon a scheduled vote after the president threatened to veto the measure.

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