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'Rand Paul v. Barack Obama' lawsuit hits federal court with 386,000 plaintiffs, as U.S. Senator sues White House

'Rand Paul v. Barack Obama' lawsuit hits federal court with 350,000 plaintiffs, as U.S. Senator sues White House and intelligence chiefs over NSA surveillance

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Kentucky senator wants to end broad, non-targeted surveillance of Americans' communications, including so-called 'metadata'

He calls the NSA programs uncovered by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden 'precisely the kind of overreach we fought a revolution over'

'Rand Paul v. Barack Obama' filed in federal court Wednesday morning

Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, who lost a gubernatorial bid in November, is lead counsel for the plaintiffs – all 350,000 of them

In addition to the president, Sen. Paul is suing the leaders of the NSA and FBI, and the White House's director of national intelligence

He's also raising money from his class-action participants for his next political campaign, likely a presidential run in 2016

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Transformed America

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LoL!

Thanks, Barracuda. Going to share that one to my Democratic-pole-smoking family.

If you don't know your rights, you don't have any.

Thanks - I needed that...

Humorous as hell but sad too!

"First they ignore you, then they laugh at you, then they attack you, then you win!"
GANDHI

"The belief is worthless if the fear of social and physical punishment overrides the belief."

That's called

That's called change in Obama's book