Fisa

Why a Bipartisan Revolt Killed the House's Spy Bill

The move to nix a vote that would reauthorize expired portions of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act comes after a collapse of broad support for legislation that was the culmination of months of negotiations between the White House, the Justice Department and Congress.

Trump: Inspector General's FISA Report a 'Blockbuster'

Inspector General Michael Horowitz has been investigating whether the FBI abused FISA procedures in its targeted Russian-related surveillance operations, and his report is expected by June.

Bipartisanship Saves Feds' Ability To Spy On Americans

Democrats and Republicans banded together to defeat an amendment that would have created new warrant requirements for looking at communications by Americans caught up in a surveillance database.

FBI Obtained FISA Warrant to Monitor Ex-Trump Adviser

The Washington Post reported the bureau obtained a warrant targeting Carter Page's communications after convincing a judge there was probable cause to believe he was acting as an agent of Russia.