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Resolution Denouncing NSA Spying Adopted By RNC Today!

Bryan and DianaLibertyRoll.com is thrilled to announce that our RNC Sponsored Resolution to Renounce the National Security Agency’s Unconstitutional Surveillance Program has just been adopted by the RNC.

Authored by LibertyRoll Founder and Grassroots Activist Bryan Daugherty from Maine, the Resolution was presented by Nevada National Committeewoman Diana Orrock.

FULL RESOLUTION TEXT

This resolution was unanimously ratified by the full 168 member body of the RNC today in Washington D.C. at the Winter Meeting, will request Republican lawmakers to support any effort to renounce the NSA's unconstitutional surveillance program, more specifically resolving to:

  • Encourage Republican lawmakers to enact legislation to amend Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act, the state secrets privilege, and the FISA Amendments Act to make it clear that blanket surveillance of the Internet activity and phone records of any person residing in the U.S. is prohibited by law and that violations can be reviewed in adversarial proceedings before a public court;
  • Encourage Republican lawmakers to call for a special committee to investigate, report, and reveal to the public the extent of this domestic spying. This committee should create specific recommendations for legal and regulatory reform to end unconstitutional surveillance as well as hold accountable those public officials who are found to be responsible for this unconstitutional surveillance; and
  • Call upon Republican lawmakers to immediately take action to halt current unconstitutional surveillance programs and provide a full public accounting of the NSA’s and the FBI’s data collection programs.

For more about LibertyRoll's efforts in passing this measure:

Resolution Rebuking Unconstitutional Surveillance Program Heading Back To RNC

RNC: No Support for Transparency and Accountability with Regard to NSA Surveillance Program

Today's Coverage:

Republican National Committee Denounces NSA Spying, Calls For Investigation - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/24/rnc-denounces-nsa-s...

Republican National Committee Denounces NSA Spying, Calls For Investigation - http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/24/rnc-denounces-nsa-s...

Exclusive: Republican Party Calls For End To NSA Domestic Phone Records Program - http://swampland.time.com/2014/01/24/exclusive-republican-pa...

RNC condemns NSA surveillance - http://thehill.com/blogs/hillicon-valley/technology/196352-r...

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Somethings better then

Somethings better then nothing, good luck to the American people, not with rnc specifically, just in general pr9tection of your rights, something you shouldnt have protect from your own government no less

But i just like to say one thing, being an american is not a requirement to having rights, although this rnc is good for the americans, i cant help but think that no mention of these protections outside america will be used as justification to violate the rights of "foreigner", .......i dont expletive think so, as i w9uld not think it right of our government doing it unto you, or ANYONE

Dont wana put a downer here, as i say, for you guys, this news is "somethings better then nothing" and despite my fears, not many other nations can say that in this regard, and despite my fears fir NON americans, i would still like you guys to fight for your rights, not to party, but to hopefully kick other nations up the backside and show them how it should be done

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Handling the NSA with kids gloves will not stop the tyrants.

Those responsible need to be held to account. Clapper needs to be tried and all evidence presented, including his admissions that he lied to Congress. The NSA leadership needs to be dismantled and those on the review board removed and tried for violations of the 4th amendment, gross misconduct, and treason for using weapons of war against the American people in a time of non revolution.

Then two individuals, one military leader and one civilian should be put in place to use the NSA's power to (are you ready for this) monitor terrorist nations and attempt to keep us safer.

Hopefully the international courts will make enough stir when the multiple corporations sue the NSA for corporate espionage so the people can start to question the "terrorist stopping" use of the NSA. Only with civilian oversight should this albatross be allowed to continue in any of its present form, and all employees that work for the NSA fired and tried for treason as well. I think the trial should be held in Nuremberg to make sure the nations of the world understand what happens in America when you violate your oath to the Constitution and treat citizens as military combatants.

The next thing that should be examined is the restoration of posse comitatus, which since the NSA is militarized then it only makes sense that they not function on American soil, and I doubt there would be any issues among the Americans that are awake.

Always remember:
"It does not require a majority to prevail, but rather an irate, tireless minority keen to set brush fires in people's minds." ~ Samuel Adams
If they hate us for our freedom, they must LOVE us now....

Stay IRATE, remain TIRELESS, an

Grandstanding

Grandstanding - To perform ostentatiously so as to impress an audience.

Compare to RNC "Anti-Abortion" Lipservice

There was a time, about a decade ago, when the Republicans utterly dominated the Presidency, the House, the Senate, and -arguably- the Supreme Court.

The official platform of the RNC and most of the Republican politicians themselves had long had it as one of their avowed goals to roll back Rowe v Wade (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roe_v._Wade).

What did the Republicans actually try to do? N-O-T-H-I-N-G. Absolutely nothing. And EVERY Republican administration has ENLARGED government -- versus their long term supposed principle of reducing it. Regan was a massive hypocrite in this regard. He had lots of jokes and promises about the importance of reducing government but his RECORD speaks for itself: the joke was on any Republican who believed him (and those who continue to idolize him for his supposed free market & small government efforts are mostly displaying functional retardation; Regan was responsible for turning the US from a creditor to a massive debtor nation).

Which means that the Republican "platform" is a bunch of garbage in terms of what we can rely upon. Republicanism is nothing if not the penultimate hypocrisy. Compare and contrast this with the Democrats: you may not like their platform of socialism but they tend to adhere to it much better than Repubs do to "smaller government" and Constitutionality.

Bill of Rights /Amendment X: "The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people."

Do you need a politician or judge to "interpret" those 28

Way to go Bry!

your hard work hit a payoff here.

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Don't trust Priebus. It's just deceitful lip service.

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if people still think we arent influencing anything

They are sadly mistaken.

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It looks like they want to

It looks like they want to make it an issue for 2016. That is good news for Rand Paul I suppose.

Nice work Bryan!

Too bad the RNC doesn't follow its own platform!

But nonetheless, this is a small victory that does show that people are moving our way.

Keep up the great work!

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