Originally Posted by BroncoBeavis
No, the problem is the government wants to see everything, look for things that are 'wrong' and then pursue them.
It's precisely the reason the 4th Amendment was written. Because as the government has repeatedly shown over its history... its definition of right and wrong is eminently flexible.
They don't want to look at everything, the people working at NSA, NRO, CIA and rest of the IC want to protect their fellow Americans and our way of life. The people you get in the agencies are attempting to do very hard job and they all care very much about this country.
That what they were doing and now because with some low level idiot decided he knew better then whole of folks, we have lose viable shield in defending this nation.