Maybe. Or, this might just be another purposely "shocking" headline. "Both" sides tend to blow things out of proportion, unfortunately.
via The List OF 75 US Senators Who Voted To Let 30,000 Drones Shoot Americans In The Streets
"The House and Senate voted for the passage of the FAA bill that funds 30,000 drones to surveil Americans, knowing that the majority are to be armed initially with shotgun tasers."