The Myths of Bush’s Warrantless NSA Surveillance Program
The Myths of Bush’s Warrantless NSA Surveillance Program – TalkLeft: The Politics of Crime
* Myth 1: Following existing law would require the NSA to turn off a wiretap of an Al Qaeda member calling in to the United States.
* Myth 2: Congress approved the NSA spying program when it authorized military force against Al Qaeda.
* Myth 3: Bush informed Congress of the NSA program.
* Myth 4: The courts have upheld inherent presidential power to conduct warrantless wiretapping for foreign intelligence purposes.
the complete explanations are at the post above.