NSA’s Possible Victory on Data Retention

Featuring Jim Harper

The Wall Street Journal reports that a panel convened by the president to review the National Security Agency’s programs will recommend that “the records of nearly every U.S. phone call now collected in a controversial NSA program be held instead by the phone company or a third‐​party organization.” That recommendation is a non‐​starter. The Cato Institute’s Jim Harper explains. Video produced by Caleb O. Brown and Austin Bragg.