Congress Passes Federal Funding Bill With Troubling Anti-Civil Liberties Provisions

Bill Now Heads To President Obama For Signature FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: (202) 675-2312 or WASHINGTON – Both the House of Representatives and the Senate passed a bill today containing several troubling anti-civil liberties provisions that will determine federal funding for the remainder of the fiscal year through September. After several stop-gap continuing resolutions, congressional leadership and the Obama administration negotiated today’s bill, which includes a blanket ban on Guant