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For a possible origin of the term "Gang of Eight" see Gang of Four. 🚩
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Gang of 8 gained wide currency in the coverage of [GB] NSA warrantless surveillance controversy,in the context that no members of Congress other than the Gang of 8 were informed of the program, also forbidden to disseminate knowledge of the program to other members of Congress.
The Bush administration asserted that the briefings delivered to the Gang of Eight sufficed to provide Congressional oversight of the program and preserve the checks and balances between the executive and legislative branches.
TheΒ separation of powersΒ is an approach toΒ governingΒ aΒ state. Under it, a state's government is divided into branches, each with separate, independent powers and responsibilities so that theΒ powersΒ of one branch are not in conflict with those of the other branches.
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Senator Feinstein stressed in July 2013, "I know of no federal program for which audits, Congressional oversight and scrutiny by the Justice Department, the Intelligence Community and the Courts are stronger or more sustained."
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Under the "gang of eight" system, the executive branch of the United States discloses highly sensitive intelligence information to the following members of Congress:
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