Why Did That Moderator Ask Gov Candidates About the NSA?

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In the inaugural episode, take a look back at the most controversial question asked of the Republican governor candidates at a recent forum hosted by local party units. Domestic spying is a federal issue, right? So why ask governor candidates about it?