#NullifyNSA Efforts Hitting the Mainstream

Together, we can shut them down!

In July 2013, TAC began the process of formulating a plan to NullifyNSA surveillance. We developed model legislation, provided papers and reports on the legal basis, and even covered how another state – Nevada – had successfully shut off water to a federal agency – and stopped it.

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Illegal “No Child” Waivers Should Raise Much Louder Alarms

If the outcry over unilateral executive moves we’ve seen over the last few years remains consistent, Obamacare and immigration are likely to keep sucking up most of Republicans’ attention and the media’s coverage. But just as sweeping have been executive waivers issued from the hated No Child Left Behind Act – really the most recent reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act – that have been instrumental in connecting numerous states to, among other things, the Common Core national curriculum standards.

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TAC is having an Impact and Getting into the Mainstream

I know our work is reaching the mainstream. The comments on this article about Utah’s bill to turn off water to the NSA proves it. You can see comment after comment of people who understand our strategy, and some who even know some details about it – without TAC ever being mentioned by name either in the article or the comments.

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Many people are highly concerned about the danger and threat from ISIS. One person even referred to them as “crazies” this week.

It’s our view, however, that the most dangerous “crazies” are actually wearing suits in Washington D.C. They’ll be far more likely to harm you and your family than the crazies on the other side of the world.

In general, that was what the founders were most worried about too.

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Fake Anti-NSA Bill, USA “Freedom” Act, Fails to Pass

The USA Freedom Act was not renewed in the Imperial Senate – and this is a good thing. Rand Paul opposed it for renewing the PATRIOT Act Section 215 – and he was right. Mitch McConnell opposed it because even the tiniest bit of limitations on federal spy powers were alarming to him. He’s an…

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