It's funny, Congress is being fed the line that Snowden was nothing but the equivalent of a "telephone repair man", according to Congressman James Lankford of Oklahoma. It seemed to be an effort to downplay the importance of what information Snowden had access to (you can hear Lankford when a friend of mine and I confronted him about it here: http://www.dailypaul.com/292223/oklahoma-congressman-lankfor...)
But the State Department seems to be totally freaking out.
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