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The Nunes Memo: A Quick Reference

A controversial memo penned by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee alleging  Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) abuses at the Department of Justice (DoJ)...

The Nunes Memo: 12 Things to Know

The Nunes memo is a declassified memo alleging abuses of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) by the FBI to obtain a warrant authorizing surveillance against...

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