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Al Gore: NSA Surveillance Violates The Constitution Updated [View all]

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Former Vice President Al Gore broke with many of his fellow Democrats Friday and said that the NSA surveillance programs violate the constitution.

"This in my view violates the constitution. The fourth amendment and the first amendment Ė and the fourth amendment language is crystal clear," he told The Guardian, which revealed the agency's phone surveillance and reported on its Internet data-mining. "It is not acceptable to have a secret interpretation of a law that goes far beyond any reasonable reading of either the law or the constitution and then classify as top secret what the actual law is."Former Vice President Al Gore broke with many of his fellow Democrats Friday and said that the NSA surveillance programs violate the constitution.

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See also

Top National Security Experts: Spying Program Doesnít Make Us Safer, and Spying Leaks Donít Harm America
http://www.democraticunderground.com/10023018795

The NSA scandal - the story so far
http://www.democraticunderground.com/10023014590

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