Ashcroft, Ridge Seen at Odds over Level of Terror Threat

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U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft and Homeland Security chief Tom Ridge are apparently at odds over recent reports of a heightened threat level anticipating attacks by al-Qaeda in the United States. Hear NPR's Robert Siegel and NPR's Pam Fessler.



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