Originally Posted by rearnakedchoke
sure .. people are going to side with the political group they identify themselves with most of the time ... i am sure most people on here would have no problem with this if it were the bush admin doing it, just like they had no issue with the patriot act ... but john mccain has stated his support for this program (i know he ran in 2008, not 2012), so this program would have probably been in effect with the GOP in charge too ...
I agree. This is not a "Democrats in power" thing, this is a "sinful human beings in power" thing. To assume that this would be different because the President had a little "R" next to his name as opposed to a little "D" is foolish.