Tag Archives: USA patriot act

Fact Check: Lincoln Chafee Claims Ron Paul Voted for the Patriot Act

During the February 22 Libertarian Party presidential debate in Florida, the following exchange took place, starting at the 51:36 mark:

MODERATOR: Mr. Chafee, how do you support your vote for the Patriot Act?

CHAFEE: It was a mistake. You have to put in context that even Ron Paul voted for it. 

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Green Party seeks abolition of prison nation and police state abuses in the US

From a Green Party of the United States press release: here.

Green Party seeks abolition of Prison Nation and
Police State abuses in the US

Green Party of the United States / Friday, March 16, 2012

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Greens promote sane justice system and security policies, including a halt to the War on Drugs and constitutional violations

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Darryl Perry: Repeal the (un)PATRIOT(ic) Act

Darryl W. Perry, Chair, Boston Tea Party National Committee:

It is once again the time of year that Congress votes on extending the PATRIOT Act. Once again, it is expected to pass with little or no debate or opposition.

This monstrosity was originally passed shortly after the attacks on September 11, 2001.… Read more ...