Originally Posted by patteeu
You're talking about a pretty big conspiracy that includes Federal judges on the FISA court and professionals at the NSA who have no particular interest in getting Obama re-elected. It's not like David Axelrod can just call up the NSA database on his macbook pro and run a query from his office.
It's not a conspiracy if people know about it and are writing about it. It's just to be expected as technology advances and govts will want to use it too. It's just human nature.
Which is why govt should be limited.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950