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Editorial: An Erosion of Civil Liberties
Yes, I understand that we need a domestic intelligence agency (and also that many of the FBI restrictions that Ashcroft lifted were self-imposed, banning activities already permitted under law).
But this fish is rotten, and it has rotted from the head --- by which I mean not so much Mueller, as the culture of the career bureaucrats at headquarters who largely escaped responsibility for a string of scandals stretching back to J. Edgar Hoover.
We need a domestic intelligence agency. But does it have to be this one?