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Sen Al Franken not surprised by NSA surveillance.

He is the Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee on Privacy, Technology & the Law*. It's all been reviewed, it's legal, it's about connecting the dots.

* Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law
Jurisdiction: (1) Oversight of laws and policies governing the collection, protection, use and dissemination of commercial information by the private sector, including online behavioral advertising, privacy within social networking websites and other online privacy issues; (2) Enforcement and implementation of commercial information privacy laws and policies; (3) Use of technology by the private sector to protect privacy, enhance transparency and encourage innovation; (4) Privacy standards for the collection, retention, use and dissemination of personally identifiable commercial information; and (5) Privacy implications of new or emerging technologies.