WHEREAS, The Patriot Act and the National Defense Authorization Act has been
used to spy on American citizens via telephone, the Internet and drones; and
WHEREAS, Statewide Longitudinal Data Systems (SLDS) calls for retaining
information and data on students, which is not academic; and
WHEREAS, The 4th Amendment to the US Constitution guarantees the right of the people to be secure against unreasonable searches except for probable cause;
BE IT RESOLVED, We support the repeal of the Patriot Act and appropriate changes to the National Defense Authorization Act to address these violations of our 4th Amendment protections; and
BE IT RESOLVED, That military personnel shall not be used for enforcement of the Patriot Act against American citizens.
Wyoming Republican Part, 22 May 7 State Convention