Truthout: Senator’s Letter Exposes Disturbing Extent of Phone Surveillance Program 

November 22, 2023

Reacting to the Wired report on DAS, Jeramie Scott, senior counsel and director of the Project on Surveillance Oversight at the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), demanded a federal inquiry into the program. 

“The Data Analytical Services (DAS) and its predecessor, Hemisphere, are yet another piece of the warrantless government surveillance ecosystem, which has enabled the government to acquire staggering amounts of Americans’ most sensitive information,” Scott said. “Congress must conduct a hearing on DAS immediately.”

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