Government Panel Urges Congress to Create Massive Database on U.S. Citizens

This article was originally posted at Townhall and co-authored by Jane Robbins, an attorney and senior fellow at the American Principles Project. Do you want the government tracking you, throughout your life, by combining your higher-education records with your employment, wage, and other workforce data? Such a “student unit-record” tracking system is fortunately illegal in America by virtue of a statutory ban. But deep-pocketed data-mongers such as the Gates Foundation-funded Data Quality Campaign have been agitating to overturn this ban, the better to put every American citizen under a microscope for study. And now a government commission has come perilously close to endorsing that frightening concept. The