ID Farmed Out to Private Sector
The data warehouse ChoicePoint has joined ranks with defense giant Lockheed Martin to manage an identification program at American airports. [...]
The National Security Agency (NSA) is the US intelligence agency responsible for interceptions, collecting massive quantities of data and monitoring communications globally. The NSA has one of the biggest budgets of all the US intelligence agencies.
Despite the recommendations of the independent panel into the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks the American intelligence community won't find itself knuckling under an "intelligence czar" with sweeping powers. President George W. Bush finally decided on Aug. 2 to create [...]