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Idaho’s Frank Church has posthumous TV debate with Rick Santorum

Sen. Frank Church’s 1975 warning that government deployment of surveillance technology could mean “there’s no place to hide” was featured on Sunday’s “Meet the Press.” Church’s caution, made on the Aug. 17, 1975, edition of Meet the Press, was used

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Smith twists politics of Idaho Rep. Simpson’s vote to fund NSA surveillance

Challenger Bryan Smith wrongly says Idaho 2nd District GOP Congressman Mike Simpson “yet again…voted with liberal Democrats” to reject an amendment to strip funding for the National Security Agency’s controversial program that collects phone records of U.S. citizens and residents.

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