Fifteen Years After 9/11, The Bureaucratic Bull's-Eye Remains

Opinion | Lloyd Billingsley
A man runs past the 9/11 Empty Sky memorial across from New York's Lower Manhattan and One World Trade Center in Liberty State Park in Jersey City

The attack September 11, 2001 resulted in bigger and more numerous government agencies. But vast bureaucracies are a weakness in national security.

Former CIA/NSA Director Hayden: 'I Would Lose Respect' For China, Russia 'If They Hadn't Penetrated Clinton's Server'

Daily Caller News Foundation | JP Carroll
Former Director of the National Security Agency Michael Hayden speaking at the 2015 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland. (Flickr photo by Greg Skidmore)

Discusses Trump, Clinton, Snowden, Russia, and U.S. relationship with China

Napolitano: If Hillary Becomes President There Will Be 'A Lot Of Antipathy' From Intel Community

Politics | Steve Guest

‘Fear’ from Intel community about Clinton presidency

Napolitano: If Apple Breaks iPhone Encryption, The Chinese Will Know How 'In Less Than A Week'

Politics | Steve Guest

Once encryption paradigm is broken ‘forget about it, nothing will be private, nothing will be sacred’

Why Did The Government Prosecute This Original NSA Whistleblower?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Richard Pollock
BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 03:  Thomas Drake, former senior executive of the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) turned whistleblower, arrives to testify at the Bundestag commission investigating the role of the NSA in Germany on July 3, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The commission convened following revelations last year that the NSA had for years eavesdropped on the mobile phone of German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other leading German and European politicians. Recent documents released by former NSA employee Edward Snowden show strong activity by the NSA in Germany as well as cooperation between the NSA and the German intelligence service.  (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)

FOIA lawsuit seeks answers

American Citizens And The Israeli Military: Together As Victims Of The NSA

Opinion | Scott Krane
Mideast Israel Drones.JPEG

Why would America spy on Israel?

America's Former Top Spy: OPM Hack Was Totally 'Legitimate'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Erica Wenig
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Says he would’ve done the same thing

Patriot Act Expires, Senate To Hold Mid-Week Vote

Politics | Kerry Picket
Activists Protest Outside Justice Dep't During Obama Speech On NSA Reforms

Rand Paul held off reauthorization as long as he could

Rand Paul: My Opponents 'Secretly Want' Terror Attack 'So They Can Blame It On Me'

Politics | Al Weaver

‘People think I’m making a huge mistake’

Rand Paul: Nothing Political About My Attempts To Kill The Patriot Act

Politics | Kerry Picket
Sen. Rand Paul

‘…fight terrorism without giving up our liberty’

The Road Less Traveled: Surveillance Reform

Opinion | Nathan Leamer
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 17: Alli McCracken joins activists protesting the surveillance of U.S. citizens by the NSA outside the Justice Department where U.S. President Barack Obama gave a major speech on reforming the NSA January 17, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama was expected to announce reforms including a requirement by intelligence agencies to obtain permission from a secret court before utilizing access to telephonic data gathered on U.S. citizens. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Politics is the art of the possible, and surveillance reform is no different.

Phone Surveillance Must End

Opinion | Sheldon Richman
File photo of NSA data gathering facility in Bluffdale, south of Salt Lake City, Utah

Government must not be allowed to gather information on everyone simply because it has the technological means to do so.

Privacy Protection And Security: We Can Have Both

Opinion | Lanny Davis
An undated aerial handout photo shows the National Security Agency headquarters building in Fort Meade, Maryland

We are again facing the fallacy of the false choice.

Group of House Democrats And Republicans Stand With Rand

Politics | Kerry Picket
Republican presidential candidate Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul speaks at the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Conference in Nashua, N.H.

‘…its reforms do not adequately or appropriately reform surveillance practices or address privacy concerns.’

NSA Bulk Phone Records Collection Program Expires Friday

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Obama administration could seek renewal after Congress’ failure to pass NSA reform

NSA Spied On Hundreds Of Phone Data Encryptors To Eavesdrop On Phones

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Program ‘appears aimed at ensuring virtually every cellphone network in the world is NSA accessible’

Bill To Turn Off NSA's Water At Massive Utah Data Facility Moves Forward

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

State government moves to cut off $2 billion facility

NSA Chief: US Will Suffer A Catastrophic Cyberattack In The Next 10 Years

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Chinese, Russian hackers have infiltrated critical infrastructure, could shut down US power grid

NSA Considered Dropping Phone Records Program Years Before Snowden Leak

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

After official raised concerns, Justice Department, Congress and White House declined to change program