Domestic Spying Revelation Could Be Devastating For The Obama White House
Peter Foster, The Telegraph
Jun. 6, 2013
The Obama administration will be bracing itself for a torrent of hostile questions this morning following the apparent revelation that the National Security Agency has been data-mining the phone records of tens of millions of ordinary Americans.
Not to be confused with eaves-dropping, or bugging the phones of those suspected of conspiring to commit a terrorist or criminal offence, the top secret court order published by The Guardian appears to show that the NSA has been trawling the anonymous ‘metadata’ of potentially billions of phone-calls.