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OTI Strongly Condemns Senator McConnell’s Proposal to Extend NSA Spy Program Without Any Reform

Washington, DC - Last night, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Select Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr introduce


House Passage of Intelligence Committee’s Cybersecurity Information Sharing Bill is Bad for Privacy, Bad for Information Security

Washington, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed the House Intelligence Committee’s bill, the Protecting Cyber Networks Act (PCNA


55 Civil Society Groups, Security Experts, and Academics Strongly Oppose Intelligence Committees’ Cybersecurity Information Sharing Bills

Washington, DC – Yesterday, a coalition of 55 civil society groups, security experts, and academics sent two letters to Congress: one letter


FCC Votes to Create new Citizens Broadband Radio Service

This morning, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted 5-0 to create a new Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS). For the first t


As Data Breach Legislation Advances in House Along Party Lines, Committee Votes Against Strengthening Protections for Consumers

Washington, DC - Today the House Energy & Commerce Committee marked up HR 1770, the Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015, and a


House Intelligence Committee Approves Privacy-Threatening Cybersecurity Information Sharing Bill

Washington, DC - This morning, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence unanimously approved its cybersecurity information shari


OTI Joins With Major Internet Companies and Privacy Advocates to Demand Surveillance Reform

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As Data Breach Legislation Advances in House, Subcommittee Votes Against Strengthening Protections for Consumers

Washington, DC - Today the Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Energy & Commerce Committee marked up the draft Data


House Intelligence Committee Cybersecurity Information Sharing Bill, Like CISA, Authorizes Cyber-Surveillance

Washington, DC - This afternoon, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence introduced its cybersecurity information sharing bill


OTI Very Disappointed By Senate Intelligence Committee's Cyber Bill

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Senate Intelligence Committee Approves Controversial Cybersecurity Bill Behind Closed Doors

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OTI Files Report with FCC Urging Agency to Delay Naming New Numbering Portability Administrator

Today the Open Technology Institute at New America published and filed a report with the FCC recommending that the Commission delay approvin