House Overwhelmingly Votes for a Massive Spying Bill

Written by Gary North on September 14, 2012

The House of Representatives on September 12 voted to extend George W. Bush’s FISA Amendments Act for another five years. The vote was 301 to 118. Only seven Republican voted no. FISA stands for Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. The original act became law under Jimmy Carter in 1978. This law authorizes the government to conduct wiretaps […]

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Tweet, Tweet.Who’s That? It’s the FBI!

Written by Gary North on February 1, 2012

The FBI is now planning to monitor Twitter. Why? It is trying to find out if social media can provide intelligence tips. What kind of software would do this?  The FBI does not know. I’ll bet some enterprising soul will figure out a way to convince them that he has what they need. The US […]

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