Representative Peter King


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A known terrorist suspect, Umar Farouk Abdul Mutallab, with definite al Qaeda links, who was in a US database of suspected terrorists, was not on the no fly list “because it did not involve aviation threats.” That decision was foolish and incompetent enough. Knowing that Abdul Mutallab was connected to al Qaeda and a terrorist threat and not on the no fly list, no US Marshall was assigned to this flight. This is inexcusable and unacceptable. From Politics Daily, December 25, 2009. “Rep. Peter King: Why Was Known Terror Suspect AllowedRead More