TIA IS DEAD….OR AT LEAST

TIA IS DEAD….OR AT LEAST SERIOUSLY ILL….Patrick Nielsen Hayden reports the welcome news that Congress is on the verge of killing the “Total Information Awareness” program ? or at least severely restricting it. And a big part of the reason is that they don’t trust the head of the project, Iran-Contra liar-in-chief John Poindexter.

Good for them. About time Congress started showing a little backbone.

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