The threat of Islamist extremism in the United States is on the rise, according to a new House Homeland Security Committee report.
Nearly 20 percent of the 204 brutal Islamic attacks in the United States since the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks have occurred over the past year, the committee found.
The Heritage Foundation, which maintains a timeline of terrorist plots in the United States, reported in March that there have been 94 Islamist-inspired terror plots and attacks against America since 9/11.
An inspector general report released last week found that while domestic counterterrorism information sharing among federal, state, and local agencies has improved, collaboration needs to be strengthened.
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