Obama Says He Supports FISA Bill


The presumptive Democratic nominee says in a statement that the bipartisan-reached terrorism surveillance bill is “not all that I would want,” but it’s an improvement and the issue is “too important to delay.”

Read his nuanced explanation here.

McCain says he supports the bill as well. Read his statement here.

Watch to see how liberal bloggers and the commentariat react.

Comes after the House passes the bill Friday 293-129. Expected to pass the Senate next week.

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