Not only that, but the government has stopped prosecuting companies that do the same. Reading your emails, your cookies, your phone calls, GPS location, etc. Hell, in China it has always been 100% legal; it is happening in the US now to.
Plan for eliminating the national debt in 10-20 years:
Specific cuts; defense spending: http://rolexian.wordpress.com/2011/01/03/more-detailed-look-a