If James Risen were a corporation, then the Supremes would take the case. Then they'd rule in favor of the corporation, followed by throwing Risen in jail as an individual not covered by the first amendment.
Mike Rogers and his comrades should be tarred and feathered for malfeasance, abuse of office and its powers, willingly and knowingly violating the Constitution of the United States of America and instigating war on its people whom he falsely calls terrorists. And then he should be prosecuted.
Apparently Harry Reid noticed that fast-tracking Trans Obama Partnership would be political suicide for Democrats this year. Let the Republicans claim ownership of another Obama program (like Obamacare).