The Buzz

The hits just keep on coming

Updated: 2013-06-06T14:11:59Z

By DAVE HELLING

Not content with a search for email records involving a reporter and the government... or for records of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status... the Obama administration has sought, and apparently received, a special court order for cell phone records from Verizon.

And it’s a pretty safe bet that phone records from Verizon mean phone records from every domestic cell phone service provider, including, we would guess, Sprint.

This has not been a good week for the administration. And for anyone who thinks the government should stay out of private conversations.

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