Ashcroft on Terrorism Attorney General John Ashcroft tells a Senate committee the United States is winning against terrorism. But he faced questions about plans for a successor to the 2001 Patriot Act, which expanded his investigative powers following the Sept. 11 terror attacks. NPR's David Welna reports.

Ashcroft: U.S. 'Winning The War' on Terror

Ashcroft on Terrorism

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Attorney General John Ashcroft tells a Senate committee the United States is winning against terrorism. But he faced questions about plans for a successor to the 2001 Patriot Act, which expanded his investigative powers following the Sept. 11 terror attacks. NPR's David Welna reports.