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Gene Healy: 'It can't happen here' just did

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As a Senate candidate in 2003, Barack Obama called the PATRIOT Act "shoddy and dangerous." Once safely in power, Obama started demonstrating his remarkable capacity for "growing in office" -- expanding federal powers while piously moralizing about their potential abuse. As a senator, he voted to reauthorize the surveillance law in 2006; and as president, signed another PATRIOT renewal from...

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