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Tom Ridge admits to turning Homeland Defense into Republican Wing


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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Disgusting. Purely, simply, clearly, disgusting.

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2 responses to “Tom Ridge admits to turning Homeland Defense into Republican Wing

  1. LOUDelf August 20, 2009 at 9:57 pm

    Never let a crisis go to waste…

    • The BookGuy November 25, 2009 at 10:34 pm

      Is that a Rahm quote? 🙂

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