Office of the Attorney General

Transparency Project

Office of the Attorney General

Created in 1789, the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) heads the Department of Justice and serves as chief law enforcement officer of the Federal Government. The Attorney General is nominated by the President and is confirmed by the Senate. The AG represents the United States in legal matters and advises the President and the heads of the executive departments.

Stay in Touch

NSA Spying

EFF is leading the fight against the NSA's illegal mass surveillance program. Learn more about what the program is, how it works, and what you can do.

Follow EFF

Prison phone company Securus wins our Stupid Patent of the Month award with a patent on asking people to pay a bill.

Nov 24 @ 3:39pm

América Latina: Ciberseguridad desde la perspectiva argentina, por @ADC_derechos [PDF]

Nov 24 @ 2:01pm

"I’ve come to see encryption as the natural extension a computer scientist can give a democracy" says @kaepora:

Nov 24 @ 11:38am
JavaScript license information