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WE WANT TO KNOW Do you expect occasional terrorism acts?

SEBRING When the World Trade Centers were attacked 12 years ago, Americans wondered whether terrorist acts would become commonplace like Israel. After the Boston Marathon bombing, Pew Research Center polled 1,002 adults; 75 agree that “occasional acts of terrorism in the U.S. will be part of life in the future.” Do you think Florida will become a terrorism target? Do you fear for your own safety, or for loved ones? Has the government done enough to prevent future attacks? What more should be done? Reporter Gary Pinnell is writing about the local effects of terrorism. If you can contribute to the story, please email gpinnell@highlandstoday.com