Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, is asking supporters to sign a petition backing his legislative efforts to end the NSA’s collection and storage of Americans’ phone records. But other Senate Republicans, including Mitch McConnell, are blocking NSA reform.
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, is asking supporters to sign a petition backing his legislative efforts to end the NSA’s collection and storage of Americans’ phone records. But other Senate Republicans, including Mitch McConnell, are blocking NSA reform. Molly Riley AP File Photo
Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, is asking supporters to sign a petition backing his legislative efforts to end the NSA’s collection and storage of Americans’ phone records. But other Senate Republicans, including Mitch McConnell, are blocking NSA reform. Molly Riley AP File Photo

Editorial: Senate hard-liners block NSA reform

May 15, 2015 01:42 PM