- Staff Writer
Ellen Nakashima is a national security reporter for The Washington Post. She focuses on issues relating to intelligence, technology and civil liberties. She previously served as a Southeast Asia correspondent for the paper. She wrote about the presidential candidacy of Al Gore and co-authored a biography of Gore, and has also covered federal agencies, Virginia state politics and local affairs. She joined the Post in 1995.
The opinion involves the collection of communications under the revised Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
Hackers who breached Google database may have sought to identify Chinese spies under U.S. scrutiny.
Officials are highly concerned about increasing hostility toward “U.S. critical infrastructure organizations.”
Panel aims to address FBI concerns that it is unable to tap the Internet activity of terrorists, other criminals.