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James R. Clapper

U.S. Government Confirms Existence Of PRISM But Argues It Is Misunderstood

The United States government defended its PRISM program by providing detailed information on it and explained that it isn’t an undisclosed data collection or mining program. In a recently published government fact sheet the government said that “It is an internal government computer system used to facilitate the government’s statutorily authorized collection of foreign intelligence