June 6, 2013

Verizon, NSA Spending Billions to Spy and Track

The Republican and Democratic leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee defended a secret Obama administration program collecting the telephone records of millions of U.S. residents, saying it was a critical tool to combat terrorism, even as other members of Congress condemned the surveillance as an intrusion on innocent Americans. Diligence Group's Michael Baker, Electronic Frontier Foundation's Kurt Opsahl and Bloomberg's Cory Johnson speak with Trish Regan on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)