Tell U.S. Senators: Stop CISPA!

Please, help Conservative Action Alerts keep your information safe and private, and away from government agencies!

The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act would annul each and every American’s natural right to privacy by giving big businesses the power to hand over their users’ private, sensitive information to government agencies.

The bill, S. 624, unashamedly states that big businesses are exempt from honoring and abiding by privacy laws: On page 4, line 5, the bill says that “notwithstanding any other provision of law," businesses may share user information "with any other entity … or other appropriate agency or department of the Federal Government."

This means your emails, text messages, chat logs, bank statements, web searches, eBay purchases, documents in the cloud, etc. are all subject to being turned over to government for any reason under the sun, so long as the information can be construed as a “threat” to cybersecurity.

>The crux of the matter is this: you have a natural right to privacy and government has no authority to violate it. The right of privacy – or, what our founders called “security” – existed long before the formation of the United States and is not a gift of government, but of God. This is why the founders codified this right in the Fourth Amendment to the Constitution, which states: “The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.”

CISPA clearly violates the Fourth Amendment, thus, Lawmakers – those individuals who swore an oath to defend the Constitution and serve the people – have absolutely no business supporting the terrible piece of legislation. 

Congress is bound to protect our privacy – or, as Justice Louis Brandeis called it “the right to be left alone” – not trade it in for a scheme of false security.

Take Action! Sign the petition and message your U.S. Senators demanding they OPPOSE the “Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act” and DEFEND digital privacy!

Votes: CISPA passed the House of Representatives 228-127 on Thursday, April 18, 2013.

Public Comments
Nov 18th, 2014
Eric W. from Centerburg, OH signed.
Jul 13th, 2014
Someone from Los Gatos, CA signed.
Jul 1st, 2014
jonah f. from Prescott Valley, AZ signed.
Jun 30th, 2014
Someone from Worcester, MA signed.
Apr 3rd, 2014
Someone from Fort Myers, FL signed.
Mar 21st, 2014
Someone from Atwater, CA signed.
Mar 1st, 2014
ronald c. from Sheffield, AL signed.
Feb 3rd, 2014
Carlos H. from Providence, RI signed.
Jan 18th, 2014
ROBERT B. from Nashua, NH signed.
Jan 13th, 2014
Ryan K. from Mount Orab, OH signed.
Jan 10th, 2014
James S. from Muncie, IN signed.
Jan 6th, 2014
robert m. from Charleston, WV signed.
Dec 4th, 2013
D M. from Jacksonville, NC signed.
Nov 19th, 2013
Robert P. from San Diego, CA signed.
Nov 10th, 2013
Someone from Vail, AZ signed.
Oct 24th, 2013
Samuel G. from Findlay, OH signed.
Oct 19th, 2013
Someone from Bradford, PA signed.
Oct 13th, 2013
Someone from Los Gatos, CA signed.
Oct 3rd, 2013
VET. CARROLL W. from Jackson, TN signed.
Sep 2nd, 2013
Robert L. from Old Hickory, TN signed.
Aug 19th, 2013
Richard W. from Russell Springs, KY signed.
Jul 15th, 2013
Someone from Laceyville, PA signed.
Jul 1st, 2013
Someone from Fort Myers, FL signed.
Jun 21st, 2013
Barbara A. from Petersburg, TN signed.
May 18th, 2013
Someone from Franklin, TN writes:
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I OPPOSE CISPA and DEFEND digital privacy.
May 18th, 2013
Someone from Franklin, TN writes:
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We MUST OPPOSE CISPA and DEFEND digital privacy!
May 18th, 2013
Gary P. from Wasilla, AK signed.
May 17th, 2013
Robert L. from Old Hickory, TN signed.
May 17th, 2013
Bill J. from Flagstaff, AZ signed.
May 17th, 2013
Charles M. S. from Milton, FL signed.
May 17th, 2013
Charlotte S. from Hobbs, NM signed.
May 17th, 2013
James C. from Broomfield, CO writes:
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This is not freedom, rather it is a way for Government to spy on its very own citizens.
May 17th, 2013
Roy R. from Star, ID signed.
May 17th, 2013
Someone from Helendale, CA signed.
May 17th, 2013
Barbara K. from Rio Rancho, NM writes:
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Doesn't the gov. have enough to do that they have to stick their noses into our daily routine. Stick to your job description.!!!
May 17th, 2013
Someone from Wellington, OH signed.
May 16th, 2013
Carol F. from Winchester, VA signed.
May 16th, 2013
THOMAS B. from Coal Township, PA signed.
May 16th, 2013
Arthur D. from Henderson, NV writes:
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For me it will always be liberty! Without liberty there is no security.
May 15th, 2013
paul b. from Feasterville Trevose, PA signed.