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No, it's not a lie. One of my senators (Kyl - R) authored the Patriot Act. I don't remember if he did the sequel also. But among other things those laws allowed unprecedented loss to privacy including warrantless wiretapping.

I've voted against Kyl ever since (though he quit this year).

One of my beefs with Obama is that he hasn't moved to repeal those laws.

Both parties are culpable for this crap.
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