The government wants to expand the police state under our very noses. And they do it because Congress is unaccountable. We reelect 95% of them every 2 years. Only a few are putting up a fight. We must be vigilant or we won’t have any rights left:
A battle is brewing on Capitol Hill over a seemingly small change to federal hacking powers that critics say will authorize sweeping government surveillance.
Unless Congress moves by December to block the change, judges will be allowed to grant a single warrant for multiple electronic searches in different locations — even when investigators don’t know the physical location of a device.