Think Progress: Drudge claim that Clinton, Carter authorized warrantless spying doesn't jibe with facts
Think Progress: Fact Check: Clinton/Carter Executive Orders Did Not Authorize Warrantless Searches of Americans: "The top of the Drudge Report claims “CLINTON EXECUTIVE ORDER: SECRET SEARCH ON AMERICANS WITHOUT COURT ORDER…” It’s not true. Here’s the breakdown –"
Check it out. Thanks to Think Progress--I was hoping somebody would refute this.
UPDATE: Think Progress also refutes Drudge's "Smilin' Harry Reid" photo at the signing of the Patriot Act, demonstrating Reid has always had problems with the act.