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Petraeus sneaks out of Capitol
The Hill [Washington DC], by Alexander Bolton

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Posted By:JoniTx, 11/16/2012 1:42:41 PM

Former CIA director David Petraeus quietly left the Capitol through the delivery entrance, avoiding reporters seeking details on his affair with author Paula Broadwell. He slipped out after testifying in a closed-door briefing with lawmakers on the attacks in Benghazi, Libya. It was a stark contrast from how the former four-star general had left from meetings with Congress in recent years, when he was accompanied by full military retinues and often paused for photo ops. A throng of reporters gathered in the basement of the Senate side of the Capitol on Friday morning in hopes of catching Petraeus

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JAN, 11/16/2012 1:50:55 PM     (No. 9018805)

Much like his bimbo snuck out of his tent!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: janylou, 11/16/2012 1:58:36 PM     (No. 9018828)

Everyone is so concerned about this video cover up crap, but did anyone think to ask Petraeus about what the CIA was doing in Benghazi or why security was so lax?
But if they asked about the video, did they ask if he was pressured into giving testimony about the video? I would also like to know when he found out he was under investigation by the FBI? Was it before or after he gave the testimony on the 14th? Did anyone at the WH tell him or lead him to believe he could be keeping his job if he testified favorably for the WH?
From what has been leaked today, we don´t know if any of this was asked!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: noproblems, 11/16/2012 2:00:31 PM     (No. 9018831)

amazing that this reporter is focused on the affair instead of the coverup. How far we have fallen.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jimmyfoxhound, 11/16/2012 2:01:53 PM     (No. 9018834)

Yes, slither on out of there you snake. Leave quick before a woman bats her eyes at you and you give up some more CIA secrets.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: gam, 11/16/2012 2:07:04 PM     (No. 9018848)

Hey, General. Who told the rescuers to STAND DOWN?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: miceal, 11/16/2012 2:08:47 PM     (No. 9018851)

I have written to "Higher Headquarters" demanding this offense to everything I hold holy be brought back on active duty, Courts Martialed, reduced in rank as low as possible, and sent to Leavenworth for as long as possible...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 11/16/2012 2:40:06 PM     (No. 9018915)

Alexander Bolton must have heard TMZ is hiring, so he´s brushing up on useless reporting methodologies.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Ranger Applejack Dawson, 11/16/2012 4:58:40 PM     (No. 9019229)

This is what happens and this is what you do when you sell your soul to the political devil.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 11/16/2012 5:59:08 PM     (No. 9019328)

Yeah, too bad the same sense of guilt and shame never penetrated the scalp of Clinton after the blue dress staining.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: lil dotty, 11/16/2012 11:58:19 PM     (No. 9019782)

I heard he left with an entourage protecting him More so than would have been around the First Family. Must have heard that on Fox news this evening. After his closed door testimony, he will need protection from THIS pResident. Do pray to hear soon the same accommodations has been made for his immediate family. Remember Breitbart (one of many victims)


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