Exhibit B

This is a cover letter for the draft letter from Robert McConnell to Senator Jake Garn. It, and the draft, were written by Theodore Olson, Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel. It reaffirms the OLC position that the proposed EAA, and the existing ITAR, establish a regulatory scheme that "extends too broadly into an area of protected First Amendment speech."

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

Agreements that change how the Internet works should be made transparently, with input from users. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Feb 22 @ 4:17pm

Virginia Supreme Court should protect drivers from license plate surveillance. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Feb 22 @ 3:55pm

Sen. Wyden stands up for travelers, quizzing the Dept of Homeland Security about border searches of digital devices. https://www.eff.org/deeplinks...

Feb 22 @ 2:54pm
JavaScript license information