Their View: In Senate bill, anti-terr...

Their View: In Senate bill, anti-terrorism tools at risk

There are 1 comment on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from Mar 13, 2011, titled Their View: In Senate bill, anti-terrorism tools at risk. In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

For the better part of a year, Obama administration officials, led by Michael Leiter, head of the National Counterterrorism Center and the person principally in charge of assessing terrorist threats, have been warning that this menace now comes in a new "flavor." Al-Qaida has found it increasingly difficult to mount complex, mass-casualty attacks ...

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Michael L Hays

Las Cruces, NM

#1 Mar 14, 2011
Hayden's and Mukasey's objections to restraints on the various protections imply that law enforcement personnel may be many things, but not professionals. Professionals do their jobs within its restraints; if those restraints change, they adapt accordingly. Hayden and Mukasey have political agenda with nothing to do with national security. Paradoxically, right-wingers so concerned about "freedom" seem to support policies which erode civil liberties.

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