‘The great majority of these individuals have never been the subject of investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation’
The Post Office lending plan is part of a larger scheme to replace private lending.
Officials decline to engage in public surveillance discussions
Information security requires partnership between the public and private sectors
‘There’s no such thing as 100 percent secure phone’
‘We’re going after their phones, in the hopes that the person on the other end of that missile is the bad guy’
Government grants permission. Thanks government!
President Obama has brought up the problem, which costs the tech industry billions, but has yet to propose any kind of meaningful Fourth Amendment fix.
‘We have not identified a single instance involving a threat to the United States in which the telephone records program’
‘Telecom providers receive more government demands than companies in perhaps any other industry’
But here’s why the plan may backfire on users
‘Executive branch oversight’ is not what we need.
The program threatens no one unless it’s abused. Just like the IRS.
‘Just because there are terrorists in this world does not give the government the opportunity or the right to ignore the Constitution’
‘The president should end, not mend, the government’s collection and retention of all law-abiding Americans’ data’
‘I personally would go and kill him myself’
Obama’s speech will mollify many progressives who oppose the NSA