...Mr. Sensenbrenner said the Justice Department may have misled Congress over the data. In 2011, a top department official said the section was used less than 40 times a year. Mr. Sensenbrenner said that gave the impression it was being used sparingly, to look for specific materials, not a broad fishing expedition.
And Sen. Ron Wyden, Oregon Democrat, said the nation’s top intelligence official misled him in March when he asked Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper if the National Security Agency collects “any type of data at all on millions or hundreds of millions of Americans.” Mr. Clapper replied: “No sir.”
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What happens when we the American people can no longer trust the justice department? Isn't well past the point where the top officials need to be replaced? Are we to be a nation where laws are selectively to be enforced? When the top justice officials lie, are they worthy of the position? When the top court in the land, no longer choose to be satisfied with interpreting the law, but wants to create laws, and ignore the constitution it is time for them to go... In fact long past the time for them to go!