Late Night Open Thread: Bush Shuns Patriot Act Requirement

In keeping with Dick Cheney's hunger to increase the power of the executive branch: "When President Bush signed the reauthorization of the USA Patri

In keeping with Dick Cheney's hunger to increase the power of the executive branch:

"When President Bush signed the reauthorization of the USA Patriot Act this month, he included an addendum saying that he did not feel obliged to obey requirements that he inform Congress about how the FBI was using the act's expanded police powers....''On the one hand, they deny that Congress even has the authority to pass laws on these subjects like torture and eavesdropping, and in addition to that, they say that Congress is not even entitled to get information about anything to do with the war on terrorism," Golove said...read on" (h/t Steve)


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