Microsoft praises passage of the USA Freedom Act in the US Senate

Today Brad Smith, executive vice president and general counsel of Microsoft, praised the passage of the USA Freedom Act in the U.S. Senate:

“We commend Congress for taking action to reform government surveillance practices. Today’s vote by the Senate on the USA Freedom Act will help to restore the balance between protecting public safety and preserving civil liberties.”

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President and Chief Legal Officer

Brad Smith is Microsoft’s president and chief legal officer. Smith plays a key role in representing the company externally and in leading the company’s work on a number of critical issues including privacy, security, accessibility, environmental sustainability and digital inclusion, among others.