"There's a growing evidence that Iran and North Korea have not only been cooperating on missile programs but also in the nuclear field," said Rep. Ted Poe, a Texas Republican. "[In] media reports as far back as 1993, there are indications that the Iranians financed North Korea's nuclear program with $500 million in return for nuclear technology."
"Under current law, the government can search the database on a fishing expedition and get those communications created under this program, including searching information about a U.S. citizen," Rep. Ted Poe, a Texas Republican and former judge, said during a House Judiciary Committee hearing in April. "This can be done without a warrant. That seems to violate the Fourth Amendment of the Constitution to me."