(Lucas : as a reminder: I always say to discern yourselves. Get reading, see fact and fictions and see what is out there which is not told to you by mainstream media. Make your mind up after your research and what is out there.)
“The president’s power to monitor the communications of Americans is virtually unlimited — by the Constitution, or by Congress — when it comes to foreign intelligence.” – Patrick Toomey, ACLU
The Justice Department released two decade-old memos Friday night thanks to ACLU/EPIC FOIA requests, offering the fullest public airing to date of the Bush administration’s legal justification for the warrantless wiretapping of Americans’ phone calls and e-mails — a program that began in secret after the 2001 terrorist attacks.