The final vote came in at 82-15, 22 more than the 60 needed to proceed.
Hoyer pointed to a Pew Research Center poll that shows 56% of Americans think the program is ok.
“Allowing state prosecutors to prosecute would send a warning to military commanders that to do things as they have always done is no longer acceptable.
Edward Snowden, a former employee of Booz Allen Hamilton who identified himself as the whistleblower behind the NSA leaks, was paid a six-figure salary.
Lawmakers agree that child sex trafficking must be brought to light since few Americans know about its prevalence in the U.S.
Kaine, who learned Spanish as a Catholic missionary in Honduras in the 70s, noted that a translated version of the remarks will be entered in the Senate record.
Daley touted his experience in the Obama White House in a campaign video.
“Snowden, who had a salary at the rate of $122,000, was terminated June 10, 2013 for violations of the firm’s code of ethics and firm policy,” a statement from Booz Allen Hamilton reads.
56 percent say that tracking phone records is an appropriate way to combat terrorism