Calls for repeal of Patriot Act in college speech
Democrat Rep. Rush Holt spoke out Tuesday against the surveillance methods and information gathering that federal authorities have used since Sept. 11, 2001, concerns that the retiring lawmaker has raised often in the past decade.
Rep. Rush Holt speaking at Princeton University on Sept. 15.
Mr. Holt, speaking a week after the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, told a Princeton University audience that the government did not wait “for legal findings justifying all the steps they took to collect more intelligence.”