A while back, I — along with 100,000 other people — signed the petition asking the President to publicly affirm support for strong encryption.
Yesterday, we got a non-committal response, asking for further input:
Thank you for signing the petition on strong encryption and speaking out on this important national debate. As the President has said, “There’s no scenario in which we don’t want really strong encryption.” …
I write software for a living. I care about my civil rights, and yours too. I’m a guy, and I love another guy. Cats are awesome.