ProPublica's Jeff Larson filed an FOIA request with the NSA seeking details of data it might hold on him. While didn't expect an answer, he got one...saying that the NSA couldn't answer him.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Edward Snowden is currently in the transit zone of Moscow airport and that he will not be extradited to the U.S.
Former NSA intelligence analyst Russ Tice, a whistleblower who helped reveal the agency's warrantless wiretapping program under Bush, claims that the NSA wiretapped Barack Obama in 2004.
A clear line can be drawn from the surveillance policies under Bush to those we are seeing under Obama, highlighting his commitment to the established regime of secretive state surveillance.