Democrats Defend Naming Muslim To House Intelligence Panel Amid ProtestsTop Democrats are defending their appointment of a Muslim congressman to the House Intelligence Committee after protests erupted on social media, warning the move is dangerous.
Report: NSA Installing Spyware On US-Made HardwareGlenn Greenwald's book contains documents showing NSA intercepting computer networking devices and planting spyware before they were shipped overseas.
Democrat: GOP's Benghazi Committee 'Waste Of Time' A Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee says it makes no sense to participate in the select committee that Republicans want to create to investigate the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic outpost in Benghazi, Libya.
GOP Rep. Mike Rogers Won't Seek Re-ElectionU.S. Rep. Mike Rogers of Michigan, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee who has been a prominent voice as President Barack Obama attempts to overhaul U.S. surveillance, said Friday that he won't seek re-election after his term ends this year.
US Lawmakers Brush Off Snowden's Mass Surveillance DeclarationMembers of Congress say they're not impressed with Edward Snowden's recent publicity blitz calling for an end to mass surveillance and declaring that he's already accomplished his mission.
Boehner Presses Obama: 'Personally Make The Case' For Syria Military ActionWary of another war, congressional Republicans and Democrats pressed President Barack Obama to explain why the U.S. military should attack Syria and involve Americans in a deadly civil conflict that has roiled the Mideast.
NSA Director: Surveillance Programs Have Foiled 50 Terror Plots WorldwideThe director of the National Security Agency insisted on Tuesday that the government's sweeping surveillance programs have foiled some 50 terrorist plots worldwide in a forceful defense echoed by the leaders of the House Intelligence Committee.
Intelligence Committee Chair: Enough Evidence To Convict Bomb Suspect The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee believes there's enough evidence against the suspected Boston marathon bomber to convict him.
Ruppersberger To Discuss Leaks Of Security DataMaryland Rep. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger is addressing a recent spate of leaks of classified national security information.