Bob Barr on FISA
Released through the Bob Barr Bloggers e-mail list, to which I was recently added:
The House just passed the latest version of the Barack Obama’s support of the bill.
bill and it’s quite possible the bill will go to the Senate next week. It’s no surprise that John McCain supports this bill, which erodes privacy rights and provides telecommunications corporations with legal immunity for violating the . What has surprised and angered the left is
“Given the legitimate threats we face, providing effective intelligence collection tools with appropriate safeguards is too important to delay,” said Obama shortly after the bill passed. “So I support the compromise, but do so with a firm pledge that as president, I will carefully monitor the program.”