Senate Judiciary Poised to Pass Total Information Awareness Bill by Elliot D. Cohen (Action Alert)

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then click Key Bills in Congress on the left-hand side, then enter the bill’s number (S. 2248) in the two boxes given, then write your Senators how you feel about this bill. Here’s another link: S. 2248. ~ Lo

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by Elliot D. Cohen
After Downing Street
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Amid public outcry, in 2003, Congress defunded the Bush Administration’s Total Information Awareness (TIA) project, a massive Orwellian technology-driven surveillance and data mining initiative. Now, it is attempting to pass through the FISA Amendments Act of 2007 (S. 2248), a bill that would affectively give legal standing and retroactive legal immunity to a major component of this project.

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