Did the Patriot act stop 42 attacks?

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    Seems like the answer is no...

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YygDHy6rccg]Reality Check - Has the Patriot Act thwarted 42 terror attacks? - YouTube[/ame]

    What do you think?
     
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    Ed Meese is a hack and the Heritage Foundation hasd no crediobility.
     
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    Wow what a great report. Ron Paul is right again.
     
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    Yup.
     
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    Nope
     
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    That a majority of Americans will continue to support the PA, out of fear and ignorance. We’re likely stuck with it for quite some time.
     
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    Judge rules secret nat'l. security letters violate the First Amendment...
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    Judge rules secret FBI letters unconstitutional
    Mar 15,`13 -- A federal judge has ruled that the FBI's practice of issuing so-called national security letters to banks, phone companies and other businesses is unconstitutional, saying the secretive demands for customer data violate the First Amendment.
     
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    I clicked on the video and got a message that it does not exist. Ya might want to check your link.
     
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    i would guess that the PA prevented more than 42 acts ....i could be wrong .
     
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    Actually..you are probably right.

    The question becomes do we want to give up liberties for security.

    In my opinion, we don't.
     

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