US releases once-secret legal rulings in attempt to justify Bush-era surveillance programs

  • Article by: KIMBERLY DOZIER , Associated Press
  • Updated: December 21, 2013 - 7:35 PM

WASHINGTON — The director of national intelligence on Saturday declassified more documents that outline how the National Security Agency was first authorized to start collecting bulk phone and Internet records in the hunt for al-Qaida terrorists and how a court eventually gained oversight of the program.

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drdingbatDec. 21, 13 4:24 PM

Whad? Dubya started this? All I have been reading is how the numblicans are complaining about this being Obama's gig. Now come to find out Dubya was behind it. Shouldn't really be a surprise I guess. I think I heard him listening to one of my phone calls once 'cause I'm sure it was his voice in the background sayin' "this is really hord, this is hord work". (Note the little bit of Pailin in my post!) I wonder if he heard about my plans to go to the store to buy some TP?

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swmnguyDec. 21, 13 5:59 PM

Creeping Fascism in the US has been a bipartisan initiative. Partisan apologists are becoming more and more ridiculous with every passing day.

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