Senate Democrats seek to regroup quickly on surveillance law rewrite

Fessenden, Helen
September 2007
Hill;9/11/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 103, p8
The article reports on the aim of Democrats on the Senate Intelligence Committee to have a new foreign-intelligence surveillance bill that will be approved before it can be used as a pressuring tactic by the administration of President George W. Bush in U.S. According to Panel Chairman Jay Rockefeller, he expects a stand-alone bill that would seek to restore the role of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance. A bill was drafted by the House Intelligence panel.


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