After Classified Briefing Lawmaker Says NSA Revelations Are Only ‘The Tip Of The Iceberg’

Thursday, June 13, 2013
By Paul Martin

MICHAEL KELLEY
BusinessInsider.com
June 13, 2013

A House Democrat said information revealed about the National Security Agency’s secret surveillance programs are “the tip of the iceberg,” Daniel Strauss of The Hill reports.
“I think it’s just broader than most people even realize, and I think that’s, in one way, what astounded most of us, too,” Rep. Loretta Sanchez (D-Calif.) told C-SPAN’s “Washington Journal” after a classified briefing with national security officials.

Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas), who also attended the meeting, said that the NSA “violated the spirit of the law when it started collecting data from everyone in the country just because technology now makes that possible.”

Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/lawmaker-says-there-more-to-nsa-spying-2013-6#ixzz2W6iaUkRI

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