Originally Posted by elsid13
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.
I have no doubt most of them believe that. I'm sure most of their IRS brethren believe that as well. The reality however is that there is no freedom if that freedom hinges entirely on the motives and ethical standards of federal agents.