His point being that we already passed the Patriot Act, our stuff is collected.
So what is the issue? Simple, did some NSA goof type in the word 'trump' into the data search engine? Was that illegal? Maybe, this NSA goof maybe searched trumps name.
Or maybe he meant Gump, he was looking for terrorists who imitate Forest Gump, and mis-typed. So, then he sees shit, Omigod, accidentally observing the usual, illegal yawker graft with Russian mafia killer demons. What to do?