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Republicans Offer Proof of FBI Targeting Parents 'in Almost Every Region' for Speaking Out at School Board Meetings

Posted on AllSides May 13th, 2022
From The Right
privacy, surveillance, parents, school board meetings, FBI
Alexandra Wimley/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP, File

Did the FBI target irate parents at school board meetings who raised concerns about local education issues?  In his testimony last fall, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland vehemently denied that it did.  But now in a letter to the Attorney General, Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee say they have further evidence that the FBI did monitor parents who spoke up against local school board policies. 

The evidence they say comes from whistleblowers within the FBI who reveal that the FBI, through its Counterterrorism Division, created EDUOFFICIALS "threat tags" to...

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