U.S. to disclose estimate of surveilled Americans by early 2017: letter

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Dec 16, 2016 4:08 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. intelligence community has committed to providing as soon as next month a public estimate of the number of U.S. persons whose electronic communications are ensnared under a surveillance authority intended for foreign espionage, according to a bipartisan group of congressional lawmakers' letter that Reuters saw.