We can repeal the Patriot act now, right?
We can disband the TSA now, right?
After all, we... finished the war. We don't need fifty thousand federal agents easier to recruit and train than managers of Wendy's, right?
We can dissolve that surveillance state now that the war's over, right?
After all, they were all emergency powers and the emergency's gone, right?
Come on, Dems, you're in charge. You're too ethical to need the ability to spy and drone-assassinate at leisure, right?
You definitely don't want all of that power lying around when the Republicans are in charge again, right?