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Obama Fisa Filibuster

Jason Linkins

Obama's Response To FISA Critics: A Vital Exchange With An Empty Center

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Obama states that he is willing to "take his lumps" from his supporters on the FISA issue, but one wonders: why take lumps at all?

Obama Adviser On FISA: We'll Trust The Inspector General To Prevent Surveillance Abuses

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

So Obama's position now is that the duty and power to protect the Constitution resides primarily not with the president or congress or the courts, but with a bureaucrat whose job is to conduct internal investigations of government agencies.

MoveOn To Obama: Keep Your Word, Filibuster Telecom Immunity

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MoveOn.org has launched a new campaign pressing Sen. Barack Obama to honor his pledge to filibuster any legislation that gives immunity to telecoms th...