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November 14, 2013 5:38 PM

Crackdown that shared Americans’ personal data goes ‘overboard,’ senator says

A key congressional defender of the National Security Agency’s spying programs criticized federal officials Thursday for a separate initiative that collected and shared the personal information on thousands of Americans in an attempt to root out untrustworthy federal workers.

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