A new national survey of U.S. adults by the Pew Research Center and the Washington Post finds that Democratshave done a complete switcheroo on the federal government’s phone surveillance of Americans — from 61% saying it’s unacceptable in January 2006 when Republican George W. Bush was president, to 64% saying it’s acceptable in June 2013 with their man, Barack Obama, as president.
But then Democrats are simply being as unprincipled and hypocritical as their man.
In 2005, then-Senator Obama sponsored a bill called the SAFE Act that would have amended the Patriot Act to require government agencies to show cause that a person targeted for government snooping is an agent of a foreign power before accessing his/her phone records. (H/t FOTM’s Joseph)
Even more depressing is the latest Pew survey’s findings that, despite last week’s revelations of the Obama regime’s collection of phone records and internet data of every…
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