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Here's Looking At You? House Drops Surveillance Bill For Now

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Here's Looking At You? House Drops Surveillance Bill For Now

Here's Looking At You? House Drops Surveillance Bill For Now

The House of Representatives is dropping consideration of legislation that would have extended US surveillance tools.

The move came after President Donald Trump threatened a veto and his fellow Republicans withdrew their support.

The two-thirds of the Republican Party that voted for this bill in March have indicated they are going to vote against it now.

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