Congress sends terrorism-fighting bill to Obama
Published 05/27/2011, The Jamestown Sun
Congress on Thursday passed a four-year extension of post-Sept. 11 powers to search records and conduct roving wiretaps in pursuit of terrorists. Votes taken in rapid succession in the Senate and House came after lawmakers rejected attempts to temper the law enforcement powers to ensure that individual liberties are not abused.Word count: 1105
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