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Elspeth Reeve

CIO Briefing

The Government Is Spying on America with Drones, Too

FBI director Robert Mueller said the government has used surveillance drones in the U.S. — though "in a very, very minimal way."

Data

Why Your Metadata Is Your Every Move

The National Security Agency is collecting more than just what's on the phone bill.

Data

Congress Continues the War on Gun Data

The gun lobby has lobbied to prevent government funding of research on gun deaths and injuries for almost two decades.

Emerging Tech

What the NRA should fear most from government action: Research

Tasking the CDC with a scientific study of gun violence would be enlightening.