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Obama Signs Reauthorization of Three Patriot Act Provisions
Posted By Stephanie Woodrow On February 27, 2010 @ 5:51 pm In News | Comments Disabled
President Barack Obama on Saturday signed into law legislation that would temporarily extend three controversial provisions of the Patriot Act that had been set to expire .
The House took final congressional action on the measure on Thursday, voting  315-97 to keep in place the Patriot Act’s “lone wolf,” business records and “roving wiretap” powers until Feb. 28, 2011. The Senate had passed  the bill by voice vote Wednesday night.
Here is a summary of the provisions that were due to expire:
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