The court is simply following what the USA Freedom Act says.
The Democrat said proposed amendments in the Senate could kill the bill.
"We've got half the U.S. Senate, it seems, running for president," Sen. Angus King said.
Paul's description "is not the case at all,” said Sen. Dan Coats.
The 2016 Democratic candidate said he will vote for the USA Freedom Act.
“The first duty of our national government is to protect the homeland," he said.
There appears to be a major shift in surveillance and counterterror policies on the horizon.
Jindal said Paul is taking "the weakest, most liberal Democrat position" on ISIS.
Paul helped scuttle compromise to reauthorize government surveillance programs.
The GOP presidential candidate blamed the NSA's phone data collection program.
Senate leaders will bring the USA Freedom Act up for a vote they seem confident will fail.
He may not have much choice but to go along with NSA reformers due to a condensed calendar.
“I think we would be much better off if we fully reauthorized the Patriot Act,” Walker said.
"Mr. Snowden committed very serious crimes," says WH press secretary.
"The senator from Kentucky needs to learn the rules of the Senate," McCain said
Virtually all sides are ready to blame the Kentucky Republican.
"They’re looking for the seams to operate within,” John Brennan said.
The only question now is how far the 2016 hopeful will go to kill the law.
There is virtually no privacy left in America.
Without it, the baseline for any future legislation would have been expansive NSA power.
The liberal Democrat's comments caused a minor stir on Twitter.
A new Justice Department memo increases pressure on Congress to act before June 1.
The minority leader said passage would "restore the confidence of the American people."
PHILADELPHIA — The GOP presidential candidate said he will filibuster a short-term extension.