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

David Silverberg, Editor, Homeland Security Today

wfedstaff | June 3, 2015 9:59 pm

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.


Online Chat: Beth Killoran, deputy assistant secretary for Information Technology and chief information officer at HHS, on March 28.

White House Seeks to Allay Muslims’ Fears on Terror Hearings (New York Times)