A round-up of reactions to the stunning revelation that the National Security Agency has been “data mining” and collecting information with regard to phone communications by “tens of millions of Americans” in the interest of fighting terrorism.
Howard Dean issues mea culpa on DNC’s gay rights platform after NGLTF sends back $5,000 donation. Despite Dean’s correction, NGLTF sends back the money anyway and its executive director explains: “We need for Governor Dean to demonstrate real leadership on our issues. Not to equivocate depending on the audience.”
Anti-gay Kentucky Governor Ernie Fletcher indicted on misdemeanor charges of conspiracy, official misconduct and political discrimination.