National Security
3:24 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Obama Supports Some Senators' Call For NSA Reform

Originally published on Fri August 9, 2013 4:45 pm

At his press conference on Friday, President Obama promised more transparency about the government's secret national security surveillance programs. The president expressed support for some reform efforts being considered in Congress and called for the release of more documents that explain how and why the surveillance effort works and whether it safeguards the privacy of Americans.