'is getting out’ through the filibuster?
“The success of our drone program overseas leads officials to believe that drones should also be used over U.S. soil as well. In an attempt to ease criticism of the use of drones against American citizens, some in Congress propose more oversight, as if that should make us feel any better…Do we want to live in a society in which the government is constantly watching us from above?”
- February 18, 2013
The filibuster shifted the narrative from anti-drone to how, when and where they should be used - a very serious change of course in the debate. The fact that the filibuster was dressed up in the best tea party clothes does not make the message praiseworthy...even to Dr. No.
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