Ridge: Don’t Believe Everything You Read — Especially On My Book Jacket | Talking Points Memo

Former Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge continued backpedaling last night on his new book’s assertion that Attorney General John Ashcroft and Defense Secretary Donald Rumseld “strongly urged” him to raise the terror alert level — possibly for political reasons — just before the 2004 election.

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