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US Phone Companies Fight Possible Changes in Data Collectioni
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January 15, 2014 11:54 PM
U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to announce Friday that he will modify the way U.S. intelligence agencies collect information. But as VOA's Kent Klein reports, the president is said to be backing away from a proposal to have the National Security Agency transfer its vast records of phone calls to telecommunications companies.

US Phone Companies Fight Possible Changes in Data Collection

Published January 15, 2014

U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to announce Friday that he will modify the way U.S. intelligence agencies collect information. But as VOA's Kent Klein reports, the president is said to be backing away from a proposal to have the National Security Agency transfer its vast records of phone calls to telecommunications companies.


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