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Homeland Security Sec.: We’re Unaware
of ‘Credible Threat’ to U.S. from ISIS

Mediaite, by Josh Feldman

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 8/29/2014 3:19:50 PM

Earlier today, the British government raised its terror threat level to “severe,” suggesting a very likely terrorist attack by ISIS on British soil. In response, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson issued a statement saying the government is unaware of any “credible threat” on U.S. soil from ISIS. Johnson says, “At present, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the FBI are unaware of any specific, credible threat to the U.S. homeland from ISIL.” He does go on to acknowledge that they have the “intent and capability to target American citizens overseas,” and naturally they’re still “an active and serious threat within

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Can you even believe this??? The Judicial Watch warning stated: Agents across a number of Homeland Security, Justice and Defense agencies have all been placed on alert and instructed to aggressively work all possible leads and sources concerning this imminent terrorist threat." Talk about gross and utter malfeasance from Johnson!! These people are completely insane in the way they are behaving. It is absolutely stunning.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Democracy First, 8/29/2014 3:34:51 PM     (No. 9986298)

Yet AGAIN, with the "we didnt know, we just found out" mantra. Dusgusting!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MattMusson, 8/29/2014 3:41:20 PM     (No. 9986305)

9/11 is in two weeks. If US embassys are attacked and the Immediate Reaction Force is not sent to the rescue:

Obama and Kerry should be dragged through the streets!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: bpl40, 8/29/2014 3:52:07 PM     (No. 9986315)

Maybe they will read it in the papers.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: PeoplesRepublikNY, 8/29/2014 3:54:30 PM     (No. 9986316)

Tell me, "Jeh" Johnson, just what is it that you do for a living?

I´m long past being shocked by these "public service" SES wahoos who pull in fat salaries and bonuses and who profess to know nothing about what they´re supposed to know.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jond, 8/29/2014 3:55:18 PM     (No. 9986318)

The word he´s looking for is, "clueless".

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ruready?, 8/29/2014 3:57:19 PM     (No. 9986319)

I am unaware of ‘credible common sense" in the US government.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dman, 8/29/2014 4:18:36 PM     (No. 9986332)

I question the utility, at this point, of the DHS. Perhaps we should just return authority like it used to be, albeit with better communications among FBI, CIA, ICE, etc.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Freeloader, 8/29/2014 4:20:07 PM     (No. 9986333)

Does anyone else see a pattern developing with this leftist nincompoop´s pronouncements?:

"Jeh Johnson: ´Our Border Is Not Open To Illegal Migration"
NBCNews.com
Meet The Press Interview
July 6, 2014

FTA: "Johnson says, ´At present, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the FBI are unaware of any specific, credible threat to the U.S. homeland from ISIS."

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Reply 9 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 8/29/2014 4:35:27 PM     (No. 9986346)

Meanwhile, everyone in Congress is on vacation and could care less what is going on.

Think November will change anything?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: EQKimball, 8/29/2014 4:43:55 PM     (No. 9986354)

If something does happen, it will confirm one thing about the junior varsity. Its captain is Barack Obama.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 8/29/2014 5:00:10 PM     (No. 9986365)

The Department of Homeland Security is probably the biggest mistake Bush made - good intentions but a mistake no less.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Trust No One, 8/29/2014 5:15:04 PM     (No. 9986378)

#9 - NO

I read article other day that pointed out that this is 13th anniversary of 9/11. I´m not into numerology but it struck me that
9/14/14 would be their date if any attack around that time. ?

Probably doesn´t make any sense to anyone but me.

Carry on! I have no strategy. LOL

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Reply 13 - Posted by: vrb8m, 8/29/2014 5:17:02 PM     (No. 9986380)

C´mon, you guys, we can absorb another attack. Barack Hussein Obama said so.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 8/29/2014 5:40:01 PM     (No. 9986397)

Before I read your posting, OP, I read the one above it: "Breitbart Texas Verifies ISIS
Border Threat With Leaked Doc."

If Breitbart says it´s legit--it very probably is. I´ll see if there;s anything in the Israeli sources--Mossad usually has a hint or two to drop!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: chillijilli, 8/29/2014 6:06:45 PM     (No. 9986425)

This is all bogus. Homeland Security cannot even exist because we have no Homeland. We can´t have a Homeland because we have no Border.
The End.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 8/29/2014 6:14:58 PM     (No. 9986430)

"credible threat" is the key: they have warnings, but refuse to believe them.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: littleorby, 8/29/2014 6:26:07 PM     (No. 9986436)

#9: No.

I think matters will continue to decline at the same pace, no matter which party wins the Senate and House in the next election.

If the republicans gain control in November, I think it´s safe to forecast they will lose the House, Senate, and Whitehouse in 2016.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Momma Walton, 8/29/2014 6:50:42 PM     (No. 9986450)

Remember, they don´t know anything, like our President - only what they read in the newspapers or see on TV or Internet. Not responsible! What a disgrace these liars have become! Hopefully this next election will "clean house" and we can get some people of character in to lead/guide/serve US!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: radrelic, 8/29/2014 7:17:34 PM     (No. 9986467)

Unaware
being the key word.

Unconcerned
because they at least have military protection and the surveillance data
unspun,
unsanitized.

Credible
the next word and meaning it has already happened and can´t be covered up as not a terrorist deed.
Incredible?

Threat?
No threat to some if it produces a desired end result and world wide chaos in an economic revolution.
No threat to the democrats/liberals and Kristen Powers types who will call it good foreign policy from a genius even with an American city in ashes.

No threat to a new generation of school kids and College adult aged kids who say, "So what´s so wrong with socialism?"

Threat? "So what´s so great about America?"
The dragon slept too long? Nothing to do but gripe? And wait for the "conservatives, not to raise voice to pull the party rightward, but to saw it off at the knees if they can´t win the heats and the minds of the majority.

The greatest threat to our former country being righted is the failure of the GOP to cooperate and move forward with the numbers and positive passion to win IMO.
















































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Reply 20 - Posted by: enemyofthestate, 8/30/2014 11:46:31 AM     (No. 9987212)

I don´t believe I´d take the word of the Homeland Security Secretary on anything. Not even the time of day.

And what kind of a name is "Jeh"? Are we supposed to take someone named "Jeh" seriously?

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