Russia Today interviews William Binney, whistleblower and former NSA crypto-mathematician who served in the agency for several decades. Binney explains how the Federal government warrantless wiretapping (AKA Terrorist Surveillance Program) has not decreased since Obama took office, but has increased significantly. He also details out how the information can be used once an individual is 'targeted' by a government agency, and how data can be extracted to implicate people in the near future from laws that may not exist now.
Binney - "The FBI has access to the data collected, which is basically the emails of virtually everybody in the country. And the FBI has access to it. All the congressional members are on the surveillance too, no one is excluded. They are all included. So, yes, this can happen to anyone. If they become a target for whatever reason - they are targeted by the government, the government can go in, or the FBI, or other agencies of the government, they can go into their database, pull all that data collected on them over the years, and we analyze it all. So, we have to actively analyze everything they've done for the last 10 years at least."