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"This sort of practice between partners that invades privacy is totally unacceptable and we have to make sure, very quickly, that this no longer happens." -- French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, after a report that the U.S. swept up 70 million French telephone records and text messages in its global surveillance net.
"Although the governor strongly disagrees with the court substituting its judgment for the constitutional process of the elected branches or a vote of the people, the court has now spoken clearly as to their view of the New Jersey Constitution and, therefore, same-sex marriage is the law." -- Gov. Chris Christie spokesman Michael Drewniak, in a statement after the governor dropped his fight against gay marriage in New Jersey.
"The website that's supposed to make it easy to apply for and purchase the insurance is not working the way it should for everybody." -- President Barack Obama offering "no excuses" -- and little explanation -- for the computer bugs still frustrating Americans who are trying to enroll online for insurance plans at the center of his health care law.
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