PATRIOT ACT UPDATE with REP. JERRY NADLER OF NEW YORK
(archived broadcast )
Republicans are determined to read your library books and your email.
You won’t want to miss this special update on the PATRIOT Act, with a very special guest, Rep. Jerry Nadler, Congressman of New York
The vote in the House was 219 to 201 to overturn this provision of the PATRIOT Act. Then the shenanigans began. As Democrats shouted, “Shame! Shame! Shame!”, the Republicans broke the rules, held the vote open past its alloted time and twisted arms to make sure that a secret court can approve a secret petition to check out what you’re doing on the Internet.