Tom Ridge: I Was Pressured To Raise Terror Alert To Help

In a new book, former Secretary of Homeland Security Tom Ridge reveals new details on politicization under President Bush, reports US News & World Report’s Paul Bedard. Among other things, Ridge admits that he was pressured to raise the terror alert to help Bush win re-election in 2004.

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Posted in American Politics, Bush Adminisration, Department of Homeland Security, Federal government, Neocons, Republicans, United States, War on Terror

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