TIA ISN’T DEAD….BUT IT TOOK A BODY BLOW TODAY….Good news: LeanLeft reports that the Senate has voted to remove funding for TIA, the big government snoop program. It’s not dead yet, since the spending package it’s embedded in still has to be reconciled with the House, but it’s a start.

Support Nonprofit Journalism

If you enjoyed this article, consider making a donation to help us produce more like it. The Washington Monthly was founded in 1969 to tell the stories of how government really works—and how to make it work better. Fifty years later, the need for incisive analysis and new, progressive policy ideas is clearer than ever. As a nonprofit, we rely on support from readers like you.

Yes, I’ll make a donation