So yes, it is disgusting. Some of these laws get passed with maybe 1% of the population being aware of them or what they really mean, because they obfuscate them so much in their public statements, and the media has been very complacent about it.
I don't think the media even reported the FISA renewal last year, or they didn't do it much at all, at least. As if it wasn't even a big deal. That's what makes it all so disgusting.
Then the administration has the nerve to say "there has been oversight", even though that oversight, besides being hidden from the public, is also very limited: