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Luminous Animal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri May-27-11 04:31 PM
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68. Your trust is misplaced.
"two Democratic senators, Ron Wyden of Oregon and Mark Udall of Colorado, have accused the Obama administration of using Section 215 for purposes not intended by Congress. Russ Feingold, then a Democratic senator for Wisconsin, raised similar alarms in 2009.

The senators know what the White House is up to because they were privy to secret testimony. But under Senate rules, they can't reveal what they learned. Thus they have demanded that the White House come clean with the public. "Americans would be alarmed if they knew how this law is being carried out," Udall is quoted as saying."

http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cifamerica/2011...
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