Despite President's Urging, Congress Lets Wiretapping Shield Expire

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The Congress has gone on a twelve-day recess without the House agreeing with the Senate to make permanent an electronic surveillance law that expires tomorrow at midnight.  President Bush says Democratic leaders are putting the country in danger. Jim Oliphant is national legal affairs correspondent for the Chicago Tribune.

Credits

Guest:
James Oliphant - Chicago Tribune

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Sonya Geis, Dan Konecky, Frances Anderton