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House approves select committee to investigate Benghazi attack | TheHill

Conservatives had pressed Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) for months to create a select committee to look at the Benghazi attack, as was done for the Watergate and Iran-Contra scandals. Boehner had resisted until last week, when emails obtained by Judicial Watch under a Freedom of Information Act request reopened the controversy about the Benghazi “talking points” drafted by the administration.

One of the emails showed White House official Ben Rhodes discussing “goals” for the Sunday talk show appearances of then-United Nations ambassador Susan Rice. Rhodes said Rice should “underscore that these protests are rooted in an Internet video, and not a broader failure of policy.”

Republicans charge that the administration falsely attributed the Benghazi assault to a spontaneous protest to obscure evidence that groups linked to al Qaeda had attacked the facility.

Needs something catchier.  How about:  “Clinton lied about why Americans died?”


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I am a small-l libertarian. My primary concern is to increase individual liberty as much as possible in the face of statist efforts to restrict it from both the right and the left. If I had to sum up my beliefs as concisely as possible, I would say, "Stay out of my wallet and my bedroom," "your liberty stops at my nose," and "don't tread on me." I will believe that things are taking a turn for the better in America when married gays are able to, and do, maintain large arsenals of automatic weapons, and tax collectors are, and do, not.


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