White House reaches out to U.S. Muslims before terror hearings

Monday - 3/7/2011, 3:13pm EST

David Silverberg, Editor, Homeland Security Today

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This week, Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.) will hold hearings on the threat of homegrown Islamic terrorism. But the White House fears the hearings will alienate Muslims.

David Silverberg, editor of Homeland Security Today, describes how the administration is reaching out to Islamic leaders in the United States.

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