Moderate Republican Senator Sussan Collins of Maine criticized political correct speech used by the Obama administration in regards to recent Islamic terorist attacks. A recent report described the attack on Ft. Hood by Islamist Nidal Hassan who killed 14 US soldiers as "workplace violence."
Fox News explains (Lawmakers Blast Administration For Calling Fort Hood Massacre 'Workplace Violence):
Sen. Susan Collins on Wednesday blasted the Defense Department for classifying the Fort Hood massacre as workplace violence and suggested political correctness is being placed above the security of the nation's Armed Forces at home.New York Rep. Peter King also joined in the criticism:
During a joint session of the Senate and House Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday, the Maine Republican referenced a letter from the Defense Department depicting the Fort Hood shootings as workplace violence. She criticized the Obama administration for failing to identify the threat as radical Islam.
"There's a definite threat from Islamic radicalization in various parts of our society, including within the military, and we can't allow political correctness to keep us from exposing this threat for what it is."