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Mitch McConnell can’t get enough Patriot Action

“At least since the rise of a libertarian wing of the Republican Party, the GOP has at least two paths when it comes to foreign policy, the war on terror, and civil liberties. It can side with the Mike Lees and the Rand Pauls of the world, who are serious about extending limited government principles to all aspects of state activity. Or it can continue to lay in with characters such as Mitch McConnell, whose devotion to anything other than his own power to swing deals to his constituents is unclear, and Tom Cotton, whose commitment to a national security state and bellicose foreign policy seems like a fan fiction version of Dr. Strangelove.”

Via GOP Should Side with Civil Libertarians Rand Paul and Mike Lee, Not Mitch McConnell and Tom Cotton, on Patriot Act Provisions @ Hit & Run Reason.com.

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