AP Accuses Government Of ‘Unprecedented Intrusion Into Newsgathering’

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for The Associated Press in what the news cooperative’s top executive called a “massive and unprecedented intrusion” into how news…

Bill McKee‘s insight:

Now all political spectrums recognize the over-reach the Obama  administration has been pursuing.  Since when did it become acceptable to spy on new agencies?  True, the media firms to act as a def-facto surrogate media arm for the administration, but still… this spy effort is over the top. 

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