June 7 (Bloomberg) –- U.S. President Barack Obama, U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein, a California Democrat and chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, and Jane Harman, president of the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars and former ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, offer their views on the federal government's broad surveillance of telephone calls and Internet usage to combat terrorism.
This report also contains comments from U.S. Senator Saxby Chambliss, a Georgia Republican; U.S. Senator Joe Manchin, a West Virginia Democrat; Richard Falkenrath, a principal at the Chertoff Group and a Bloomberg Television contributing editor, and Dan Clifton, head of policy research at Strategas Research Partners. (Source: Bloomberg)