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At Boston.com: Third parties and fusion centers receive a mention

(excerpt from) Boston.com
Calling all Governors: stop spying on ordinary Americans!
Posted by Carol Rose, On Liberty July 9, 2010 05:28 AM

When the National Governor’s Association convenes in Boston today, freedom-loving governors of all political stripes have one issue around which they all should agree, namely, the need to stop unchecked government spying on ordinary Americans…

At last count, the 72 federally-funded fusion centers around the country (including two in Massachusetts) seem to focus less on catching terrorists and more on tracking people engaged in such “suspicious” activities as opposing abortion, supporting third-party candidates (such as Ron Paul, Bob Barr, and Cynthia McKinney), defending the environment, and calling for an end to war…

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