Congress takes up NSA's data mining allowance

This undated photo provided by the National Security Agency (NSA) shows its headquarters in Fort Meade, Md.

The House of Representatives votes on an amendment to take away money from the NSA today. It's part of the $500 billion defense spending bill and it's got the tech industry up in arms.

KQED's Aarti Shahani joins Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson to discuss.

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