Privacy Bill of Rights Would Face Uncertainty Under Romney Presidency, Observers Say

β€œI think Romney would let the effort die,” said John Simpson, privacy project director for Consumer Watchdog, a Washington-based public interest group. β€œHe’s an advocate of less regulation on business, so I don’t see much hope that he would be would be concerned about privacy.”

FCC Reveals New Twist In Google ‘Street View’ Case

The new revelations have prompted Consumer Watchdog, a Washington-based advocacy group, to call for a hearing by the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, which is chaired by Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.).