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Senate NSA Data Collection Bills -Top Intelligence Contractors Contribute Three Times More to Feinstein Than Leahy

Senator Dianne Feinstein

November 8, 2013Senators Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., and Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., are in a showdown over legislation related to the National Security Agency's bulk data collection programs.

How do Feinstein and Leahy compare on money from Department of Defense intelligence contractors? Read more

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