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Pelosi’s defense of NSA surveillance draws boos

AP-US-Pelosi-NSA-Surveillance,305 Pelosi’s defense of NSA surveillance draws boos Eds: Adds Thrift’s first name and hometown. Associated Press SAN JOSE, Calif. — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has disappointed some of her liberal base with her defense of the Obama administration’s classified surveillance of U.S. residents’ phone and Internet records. Some of the activists attending the annual Netroots Nation political conference Saturday booed and interrupted the San Francisco Democrat when she commented on the surveillance programs carried out by the National Security Agency and revealed by a former contractor, Edward Snowden, The San Jose Mercury News reports (http://bit.ly/19fB6U4). The boos came …

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