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Expert: Terror Threat Warning 'Irresponsible'

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Expert: Terror Threat Warning 'Irresponsible'

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Expert: Terror Threat Warning 'Irresponsible'

Expert: Terror Threat Warning 'Irresponsible'

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Larry Johnson, a former counter-terrorism official at the CIA and State Department, calls the Bush administration "irresponsible" for raising the terror threat level. Johnson says intelligence suggests attacks on U.S. financial institutions have been considered — not that they are in the works. He speaks with NPR's Steve Inskeep.

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