Senate Holds Up Funding for 'Information Awareness' The Senate passes a measure to temporarily block funding for the Pentagon's Total Information Awareness program. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and others want further review of the domestic information-gathering effort, fearing its impact on civil liberties. Wyden speaks with NPR's Bob Edwards.
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Senate Holds Up Funding for 'Information Awareness'

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Senate Holds Up Funding for 'Information Awareness'

Senate Holds Up Funding for 'Information Awareness'

Senate Holds Up Funding for 'Information Awareness'

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The Senate passes a measure to temporarily block funding for the Pentagon's Total Information Awareness program. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and others want further review of the domestic information-gathering effort, fearing its impact on civil liberties. Wyden speaks with NPR's Bob Edwards.