Obama to propose ending NSA bulk data collection

Obama to propose ending NSA bulk data collection

CNN: The proposed legislation would end part of the National Security Agency's bulk phone records data collection program.

The Obama administration's decision follows a lengthy review of surveillance activities at the NSA after disclosures of the government's signal intelligence program by the former U.S. government contractor Edward Snowden.

A senior administration official said President Barack Obama will unveil the proposal "in the coming days."

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