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Target it and now tee it up horrified to Tea Party mobilizing as we speak for what it's going -- major protests on the west lawn of the capitol tomorrow to Minnesota.
Republican congresswoman Michelle Bachmann who will be one of the main speakers congress -- their dad you know.
Good to be -- your show O'Neill thank you on congress should first off on what the Tea Party plans to do tomorrow reasserted itself let it be known that this would have been not be tolerated.
But beyond that.
Where does the Tea Party go.
Well -- -- energized more than we ever have been before because it's very clear from the Obama administration.
They saw that the Tea Party was a very strong threat.
Bit speaker Pelosi lost the gavel in 2010.
That's on the -- -- targeting began of the Tea Party and so what we saw the worst form of tyranny.
We saw the machinery of government being used to punish political enemies of this administration.
And also uses the same time your reward political allies of the administration.
That can't -- want.
As of the American people are waking up and people are saying we've got to fight back having thousands of people on the -- tomorrow is going to send a very strong signal to this administration.
There were watching were not going to take it and I think we're going to see a very different electoral results in 2012.
You know that's -- -- fourteen do you get a sense though congresswoman that done it.
Let's say this was sort -- lead out of Washington office the -- -- as not as Cincinnati office then that would would lead.
Some to believe it goes to the White House do you believe that this goes to the -- What went to follow the facts where it leads that's why we must have investigations.
And things are correct they have meant to say 2000 not so you know -- do -- -- time up.
Because you're always right.
The point being that that I think that whether this went to the White House are not clearly this seems to be.
Politically motivated someone put pressure on our asked whether the president knew or not you know someone within the administration knew that's enough.
You were also do you know where they talk to battle these security.
This is that have come off that -- -- from Verizon heritage how they compromised -- security but in the end.
To protect us and and because of going after phone records in the light.
-- and thwarted fifty some -- attacks among them what could have been.
Something pretty horrible it to be your stock instincts do you buy that and is balancing act between.
Protecting us and and you know leaking a lot of information on us.
I want to be very clear the problem with all of this is that we have an individual.
Who decided that he was going to betray his country -- about it he's -- -- you know about it as you know -- -- It was going to betray his country any heat -- is to declassify.
Highly sensitive classified information so he's -- -- in your eyes he's not some hero absolutely -- a -- And he joins the rains -- -- Aldrich Ames and it.
Gains Anna Hansen and I can't underscore enough.
How highly dangerous this was to America's national security these were important tools that we had at our at our ready.
To be able to use to thwart terror attacks.
We need to focus on the fact that we cannot allow people to be in positions of sensitive information.
And to be able to betray the American -- the way that snow -- clearly a traitor.
That's where the focus needs to be because the hearing demonstrated quite clearly.
We have oversight both from the courts and from congress if there's 100%.
-- its ability of the.
MS laying there and they -- -- -- they argue that any intentional misuse of data I Anderson and terrorism but do you agree with your former colleague Ron Paul is that.
Did they -- using this.
As an excuse soared this invasion of privacy if you will Laden's phone records.
What they did by equating to but they prevented he didn't buy it he didn't think it was do you.
Well no a couple of examples were declassified just simply to give an example what has been done with this data.
But this is not an invasion of -- -- you know I think I think -- 110 million Americans phone records.
Is overkill it.
Well again let's talk let's -- we're -- what we're talking about.
These the phone companies didn't voluntarily hand over information analyst at -- the handed over.
There is no identifiers that -- connected to the phone numbers again these are dots we -- on the intelligence community to connect the dots.
They can't connect dots -- there's no dots to connect.
Nobody I guess the argument congressman is that they collected -- in many -- dots.
And that they overstepped their bounds that they went live ID on the tape actually you don't -- -- that you disagree on how not rocket not at all I -- so what do you think should be happy that they haven't found bodies -- -- that's you understood so what do you think should happen to mr.
-- I think that he should be extradited out of China it's very it's it's an unbelievable coincidence that all of this information is revealed just when the president was going to take to tap.
China for there cyber security espionage and attack within our government's.
Computer systems so I think that that there may have been a link there but I -- clearly.
He needs to be extradited heat for he committed treason against his country.
He violated our laws and he needs to have just.
Congress and I I don't want to raise a point that I've talked to a number of these former whistle blowers in an outside a government.
Including those of the NSA including one coming up tonight on at the end which congresswoman if you don't get you really should demand.
But I digress anyway and their point collectively to -- man is this.
That may be snow and went to Hong Kong because -- all the way prior whistle blowers were treated.
And daddy felt it was a losing cause to stay here.
As a result what do you -- I don't buy -- back up a whistle blowers someone who sees wrong doing.
Within the law someone so there there is within the law but someone is acting outside of the law and then -- blow the whistle.
In this particular case based upon all the information that came out at that hearing today and intelligence committee.
The NSA was fastidious.
About following the law.
There is not one example that came out of any intentional violation.
Of any kind from a lot I mean what we -- today pretty clearly is the government isn't doing what all of these stories are claiming it is.
Congresswoman thank you very much it was legitimate.
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