Modified FISA bill moves forward

The House Rules Committee has pushed forward a revised edition of a federal surveillance extension (FISA), intensifying pressure on Republicans to set aside recent internal discord and approve the legislation before its scheduled expiration next week. Thursday,...

Trump helps ‘kill’ FISA House reauthorization

The House voted 228-193 against a bill reauthorizing the government’s surveillance capacities, failing to renew Section 702 of FISA before it expires later this month. This comes after President Trump took to Truth social, telling lawmakers to “KILL” it. A total of...

House to vote on FISA reauthorization in April

Speaker Johnson intends to schedule a vote next month on a stand-alone bill to renew a contentious surveillance authority, as he disclosed in an interview with POLITICO on Thursday. This marks the first instance where Johnson has outlined a timeline for reintroducing...