Patriot Act Reauthorization

Attorney General Gonzales and Secretary Chertoff spoke to reporters about congressional reauthorization of the Patriot Act and the… read more

Attorney General Gonzales and Secretary Chertoff spoke to reporters about congressional reauthorization of the Patriot Act and the president’s request that the act be made permanent before certain provisions were set to expire at the end of the month. Among the issues they addressed were the importance of the act to domestic security, recent revelations about domestic electronic surveillance in pursuit of terrorist activities in the U.S., and the ability of law enforcement officials to conduct terrorist investigations. They also answered questions from reporters. close

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Patriot Act Reauthorization

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Program ID:
190469-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 21, 2005 | 10:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 2005 | 1:04am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 21, 2005 | 10:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 2005 | 3:53pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 2005 | 9:26pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 22, 2005 | 1:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
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