Who would you rather?
Who would you rather he listen to? Comcast, TWC, Verizon, AT&T? As others have mentioned, the real problem is the influence of the surveillance industrial complex as a whole, itself just a subset of the same old military industrial complex that has been warping our democracy for 3 generations. The main difference is that under the new rules they get to use thei own people. In the bad old days the targets were "merely" people overseas in 3rd world countries.