Cat Can't Scratch It
- May 9, 2000
Today is the deadline for the Senate vote on renewing the Patriot Act. If not renewed by Midnight tonight, the Patriot Act in its entirety will pass into history, likely never to be resurrected because of its controversial nature of information gathering on private citizens.
There were members who voted for the USA Freedom Act who would feel differently about reinstating those provisions once they’ve lapsed.