FISA 702


Politically Diverse Organizations Call for Reforms to Reduce Government Secrecy Following Nunes Memo

Letter Sent to Congress Calls for Action to make Government Surveillance Less Secretive and More Accountable to Voters   Read Full


Senate Abdicates Leadership on FISA, Opening the Door to Targeting Americans with Abusive Surveillance Tactics

OTG expressed dismay with today’s vote to reauthorize and expand Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), calling it an abdication of Senate leadership and a troubling step   Read Full


Lisa Rosenberg on the Thom Hartmann Show

Open the Government Executive Director, Lisa Rosenberg, appeared on the Thom Hartmann syndicated radio program to discuss the need for changes to the FISA 702 spy program   Read Full


Lisa Rosenberg Appears On the Bill Press Show to Discuss the Danger of FISA 702, if it’s not Reformed

Open the Government’s Executive Director Lisa Rosenberg condemned today’s vote (233-183) to reauthorize and expand Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), and views it as a direct   Read Full


House Vote Leaves In Place Dangerous Spy Program that Often Targets Americans

FISA 702 Reauthorization without Reform is a Travesty and an Attack on the Civil Liberties of All Americans, says Lisa Rosenberg, OTG’s Executive Director   Read Full


OTG Opposes Effort to Reauthorize and Expand Surveillance Law that Weakens Fourth Amendment Protections

FISA 702 Reauthorization without Reforms is a Grave Threat to the Civil Liberties of All Americans   Read Full