WH Repeatedly Refused DHS Requests To Make Domestic Terrorism Bigger Priority

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The White House has ignored requests from the Department of Homeland Security to make surging domestic terrorism, particularly white nationalism, a greater priority.

One administration official told CNN that without the White House’s approval, DHS is behind the curve in terms of resources to fight the growing threat.

President Donald Trump has historically been reluctant to identify white supremacy as the cause of the recent scourge of violence, preferring to fall back on mental health issues.

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