Please have a seat. As I said at the National Defense University back in May, in meeting those threats we have to strike the right balance between protecting our security and preserving our freedoms. And as part of this rebalancing, I called for a review of our surveillance programs. Unfortunately, rather than an orderly and lawful process to debate these issues and come up with appropriate reforms, repeated leaks of classified information have initiated the debate in a very passionate, but not always fully informed way. The American people need to have confidence in them as well. First, I will work with Congress to pursue appropriate reforms to Section of the Patriot Act -- the program that collects telephone records.
Q Does the President plan and the First Lady plan to get immunisation shots? Once a formal announcement before briefing is done, they will absolutely plan to follow the guidelines, of course. Is he still going en route for Wilmington? So, the President will arrival to the White House. Go ahead of time. Q Thank you. On COVID, is the White House concerned that affecting forward with boosters could make it that much harder to get add unvaccinated Americans to get that early shot?
Litt, thank you for appearing before us today, especially on short notice. Ancestor at the NSA in particular allow heard a constant public drumbeat a propos a laundry list of nefarious things they are alleged to be accomplishment to spy on Americans, all of them wrong; the misperceptions have been great, yet they keep their heads down and keep working every calendar day to keep us safe. And All-purpose Alexander, please convey our thanks en route for your team for continuing every calendar day, despite much misinformation about the attribute of their work, and thank them for all of us for progress to work to protect America. I also want to take this flash to thank General Alexander, who has been extended as national security advice-giver in one way or another three different times. This is a actual difficult job at a very arduous time in our history. And designed for the general to accept those extensions of his military service to care for this nation, I think with altogether of the, again, misinformation out around, I want to thank you designed for that. Thank you for your devotion. Thank you for continuing to achieve to protect the United States, all over again in — you have that absolute burden of knowing lots of confidential information you cannot talk publicly a propos. I want you to know, be grateful you, on behalf of America designed for your service to your country, The committee has been extensively briefed arrange these efforts over a regular base as a part of our fragmentary oversight responsibility over the 16 elements of the intelligence community and the national intelligence program.
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