Dodd takes stand against retroactive immunity

By David Edwards
Wednesday, July 9, 2008 8:42 EDT
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Senator Chris Dodd (D-CT) went to the Senate floor Tuesday night to speak in opposition to the FISA legislation currently being considered by the Senate. Dodd, a staunch opponent of retroactive immunity for telecommunications companies, has offered an amendment that would strip the retroactive immunity provision from the bill.

The full text of Senator Dodd’s prepared remarks are available here.

This video is from U.S. Senate, broadcast July 8, 2008.

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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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