The Obama administration recently renewed the PATRIOT Act. You may think you know what the PATRIOT Act says. But do you know about National Security Letters? The FBI can issue a letter asking authorities to turn over your medical records, bank records, phone records, even records of your use of the internet. The FBI can do this without probable cause or judicial oversight. The person turning over the records cannot discuss this with anyone.
Watch this video from The Young Turks. For more detail, do a wikipedia search on “national security letter” or simply click this link. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Security_Letter