I have always said that the Patriot Act was a mistake because the broad surveillance powers granted to the various government agencies were bound to be misused over time. It turned out to be much much worse than anyone would have imagined, even me.
NSA whistleblower Bill Binney, who left the intel agency in 2001, told Tucker Carlson not only was Donald Trump probably spied on but also members of Congress and the Supreme Court. Binney also talked about NSA employees who spied on spouses and significant others to see if they were being cheated on. Binney is a 30-year veteran of the National Security Agency.
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