Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will finally take questions from members of Congress on Wednesday about the deadly terror attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya. Lawmakers have long wanted Clinton´s full accounting of the September 11 assault that killed Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans. They also want to ask her about diplomatic security, which the State Department has since re-examined at posts located in overseas hot spots. Agency officials have acknowledged shortcomings and promised changes. Some of the toughest questions before the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the Senate Foreign Relations Committee are expected to focus
Poor little Barack Obama! Sharyl Attkisson of CBS keeps asking Wise King Barky uncomfortable questions about Benghazi, and ol´ Wise King Barky is too scared to answer! Wise King Barky even sent his spokespeople out to tell Attkisson that he won´t be answering her questions, ever!
Because that´s how brave, brave Wise King Barky rolls!
Want to make Barack wet his pants?
Ask him to tell the TRUTH.
As with ALL Democrats, the TRUTH is their greatest enemy.
Transcript: Benghazi Hearing, House Foreign Affairs Committee:
CHAIRMAN ED ROYCE (R-CA): Welcome, Secretary Clinton. Where were you when news broke that our consulate in Benghazi was under attack? CLINTON: Whaaaa? CLINTON AIDE: The Secretary just returned from Mali, sir. Her hearing’s been damaged by an RPG round fired at her Humvee. [repeats question to Clinton] CLINTON: Fatigued after an overseas trip, I suffered a fugue episode just as I arrived in the Situation Room that night, Mr. Chairman. ROYCE: Who gave the order to ´´Stand Down´´? CLINTON: I’m told I was unsteady on my feet and the president asked me to ´´Sit down.´´ ROYCE: Do you and the administration take responsibility for lax security at the Benghazi compound? CLINTON: Mr. Chairman, I. . . . [sways, then falls forward, smashing her forehead on the table. Her personal physician attends her.] DOCTOR: A fainting spell, Mr. Chairman. Slight concussion, perhaps. She insists on continuing. CLINTON: [appearing dazed] You were asking about Ben Gazarra’s problem with Social Security Administration? ROYCE: Let’s move on. Did a YouTube video provoke the attack? CLINTON: No. It was the result of overmedication. ROYCE: Why did Susan Rice cover for you on the Sunday talk shows? CLINTON: Rice loses moisture if it isn’t covered while it simmers, Mr. Chairman. ROYCE: Madame Secretary, I ask again: who is ultimately responsible for the Benghazi debacle? CLINTON: That was a political station, not a church, sir. There was no tabernacle there. Anyway, I take full responsibility for whatever it is that happened I don’t remember. Now, excuse me or I’ll feint [sic] again. ROYCE: But, but . . . where was the president when. . . ? CLINTON: Whaaaa?
I believe Secretary Clinton should be grilled until medium well done. Make sure the coals are good and hot. To avoid food poisoning, she should be probed inside to make sure she gets to the correct temperature.
She deserves the "willing suspension of disbelief" treatment she gave General Petreas. Of course there is no chance the GOP won´t tee up softballs for her. By the way, piaps plagerized that line she sniped at the General.
What she has to say will not matter. Just read the comments at the end of the article. She will redo her facelift , get a new hairstyle, and be elected President by the same idiots that voted for Obama.
I have already read that she is not going to answer all of their questions. It is a matter of "national security" don´tcha know. She is a consumate liar and will wiggle her way out of this. She has had three months to prepare. I hope the Republicans hit her hard and fast and do not give her time to think but they won´t. The MSM will call them meanies no matter what.
There were four supposed firings including the obese Charlene Lamb, who decided after consulting with others, not to grant sullivan´s request for more security, opting instead to train locals for security, along with kennedy, whatever he was, other than the person who whispered answers to Charlene, plus two others. Were they actually fired?? Or not??
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Bad Dog, 1/23/2013 8:02:54 AM (No. 9133692)
Be assured of two things:
1. The Republicans WILL ask the tough questions.
2. Madame VRWC will appear to answer but will be on auto-obfuscation pilot.
Oh, one more: 3. The Republicans will be ´´out of time´´ to follow-up.
Uh oh, one more! 4. She´ll have made her appearance, the Committees will be done with her, and John Effin can come in tomorrow, free and clear of this mess, while Her Hillness goes home on Bill´s arm to start building her 2016 campaign.
They have heard from her in closed hearings, so most of this is for show anyway. But it would still be nice to see the GOP members give it to her anyway. They have waited a long time for this opportunity, and there should be no deference given to her. As far as Ms Lamb and others.. they were fired, but then hired on in another area.. so no one lost their job permanently anyway...well, other than Chris Stevens and the other 3 brave heros. Pathetic! Heads should have rolled from this and if they dont get Obama in on the grilling end, I give up on them all.
Let´s see if they do a "close-up" with camera--I want to know if the flu, concussion and blood clot turned into facelift and botox treatments. Hard to tell while wearing those huge horn-rimmed specs with coke bottle glass.
Dream on gang. She will be treated like a queen by the Repubs. We know they are spineless weasels. "With all due respect Madame Secretary we are troubled by these questions... but Thank You sooooo much for appearing." That should be the best "grill" she gets. Pathetic? Yes. But you know I´m right.
Let the lying begin. The opening remarks required a major barf alert. Never heard such fawning, sycophantic babble from both sides. If I were an early morning drinker I´d be wasted by now if I took a shot each time the word transparency has already been used.
I watched Barbara Boxer "grilling" (feeding her the answers) her for about 2 min. I knew I wouldn´t hear anything worth my time so I turned to the weather station since I was doing exercises. Much easier on the blood pressure.
Watching it live as well.. I can only hope we are getting the pats on the back oout of the way, so we can get to the real questions. I noticed for some reason that Sen McCain is later in the questioners. Assume for a reason that Rubio was not tougher.. they surely have a game plan. and isnt there a house hearing today with her also??
Trying to analyze the coke-bottle glasses. She evidently can´t put her contacts in, but for what reason? I didn´t know a blood clot or a concussion would present a problem in wearing contacts. The only thing I can think of would be an eye infection. Or is this a subtle hint to the Congressional committees that you don´t punch someone wearing glasses - especially big thick ones. Or is this another subtle way of hiding? The picture on Drudge makes her look like the head secretary in a law office.
The Republicans are doing just fine in spite of the usual trolls who never miss a beat in bad mouthing them. Can you picture how the media and dems would scream and pat the hag´s shoulders and soothe her with soft ball praises for her bravery?
Just like Obamao sending 16 F-16s and 200 tanks to Morsi Muslim controlled Egypt, sir Billary will do whatever is the worst thing that can be done. It´s all a monster, hideous, media supported joke on America. Back up liar, news actor, Diane Sawyer, is a leading traitor of them all.
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The Advocate, 1/23/2013 11:14:55 AM (No. 9134164)
Her screaming at portman´s questioning "what does it matter?" Is consistent with an alcoholic personality. Melendez-with his sex romps with prostitutes in the Dominican Republic and an illegal sex predator in his office is the perfect Dem Chairman for foreign Relations/s. Old Liver Lips looks the part of the slimy politician. Rand Paul is great-finally.
Can´t watch this pretentious witch just like I can´t listen to King Barry . . . . Is anyone even getting near to asking her about the phoney Youtube video cover- up or is that too much to hope for? Anyone?
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