Larry Cohler-Esses and Nathan Guttman


Lawmaker Plans Controversial Hearings on Islamic Threat

By Larry Cohler-Esses and Nathan Guttman

Lawmaker Plans Controversial Hearings on  Islamic Threat
New York Rep. Peter King has long railed against a “wall of political correctness” blocking out his warnings about the mass threat he sees coming from the mosques of America. Now, as incoming chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, the Long Island Republican is poised to do something about this. King, who has vowed to make hearings on this perceived threat his first order of business as chairman, promises to “do all I can [to] drive the public debate on Islamic radicalization.” But some question whether a former supporter of the Irish Republican Army, which targeted civilians with its bombs, is the right person for this job.Read More



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