Because freedom can't protect itself
The time has come for Democrats to call for the ouster of the Democratic leadership. While it won't happen this term, we should make it clear that this leadership has been a dismal failure. Enough is enough! We need Democrats with backbones. Pelosi and Reid have been a horrible disappointment. They need to step down.
You said that the ACLU believes that the law is unconstitutional. Who, if anyone, would have standing to challenge the law? The problem with the wiretapping situation in the first place is that the secrecy itself hinders proving standing which protects the secrecy...
... teetering on the verge of irrelevance ..
For the entire history of the FISA law, the Constitution has been irrelevant ... with the complicity and applause of Democrats. I think their only reservation is that we don't yet have a fully-empowered monarch from their party.
I am, to the core of my being, opposed to this bill. It does nothing for the security of the United States or her people.
Nancy Pelosi disgusts me. She might as well have committed the same crimes as the criminals she is
aiding and abetting. Vote this cowardly, fascist
woman out of power, and do it with authority.
Chris Dodd for Senate Majority leader.
The integrity, security and safety of our national telephone and Internet communications systems must become a major concern as we look forward to Change in November.
Private government contractors monitor all U.S. telephone and Internet communications. Some of these private contractors are corrupt or have weak internal controls.
60-70% of the National Security Agency and the CIA's National Clandestine Services budgets are paid to private contractors. See HappinessHacker.com for links to NYTimes articles and respected sources that document private government contractor concerns.
Do you think all these private security contractors are honest and honorable?
The War on Terror is a $100+ billion industry, the people and organizations profiting from it will not let go easily.
Can we have fair and free elections in November if our telephone and Internet communications systems are compromised?
Please give this issue some attention.
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