U.S. Senators denounce Trump plan to focus counter-extremism program on Islam

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Feb 09, 2017 4:48 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A dozen Democratic senators on Thursday urged the Trump administration to reconsider overhauling and renaming a U.S. government program so it would focus solely on countering Islamist extremism, saying it could jeopardize security and may be illegal.