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Press Release

Statement from Justice Department Spokesman Regarding
President Obama’s Speech on U.S. Signals Intelligence

For Immediate Release
Office of Public Affairs

The U.S. Justice Department released the following statement by department spokesman Brian Fallon in response to President Obama’s speech on U.S. signals intelligence:

“The Attorney General believes that the President’s reforms will further ensure that the proper balance is struck between the need to keep the nation safe and the need to safeguard our civil liberties. In the weeks ahead, the Justice Department will work closely with the intelligence community and other key administration officials to implement the President’s reforms.”


Updated September 15, 2014

Press Release Number: 14-056