Congressional Testimonies 2013

Congressional Testimonies 2013

Remarks as delivered by James R. Clapper, Director of National Intelligence at an Open Hearing on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Authorities U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Thursday, September 26, 2013, 216 Hart Senate Office Building, Capitol, Washington, D.C.

Thank you, Mr. Chairman, Mr. Ranking Member. We appreciate your having this hearing. We think it's very important to correct some of the misimpressions that have been created about these activities, which, as the deputy attorney general explained, are entirely lawful and appropriate for protecting the nation. In the -- in my opening statement, I'd like to make three related points about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court...

Provided to the Senate Committee on Armed Services, April 18, 2013.

Delivered by Director of National Intelligence, James Clapper to the Senate Committee on Armed Services on April 18, 2013.

Provided to the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, April 11, 2013.

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