WASHINGTON — A congressional aide says the White House has agreed to give the Senate Intelligence Committee documents related to the attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya. Republicans had demanded the documents as a condition of voting on the nomination of John Brennan to be CIA director. The congressional aide says the documents include emails between top national security officials showing the debate within the administration over how to describe the attack and other documents the committee had been asking for. The aide spoke on condition of anonymity
They will provide a ton of meaningless irrelevant material, then when the committee demands the real, relevant documents, the WH will scream, "We´ve given you 10,000 pages of material. Stop harassing us!" They have done exactly this maneuver before.
Their PhotoShop program must be worn out by now. You can be certain that any documents handed over by the WH will be either heavily redacted, forged, altered or created from whole cloth, but none will be authentic and none will cast any negative light on this POTUS, his Admninistration or Hillary.
As usual, somebody else will take the fall for POTUS´ utter anti-American ideology and practices.
If there are any "real" documents left to "find", they will be a carbon copy of Obama´s "real" birth certificate. Didn´t a bunch of documents disappear from the White House never to be found when Hillary was just Bill´s jilted wife?
When you have no honor, and Obama and his motley crew have none, anything they do to advance their agenda is justified. The danger to the country comes when the media supports their agenda and will do anything to protect whatever they do. The media has no curiosity about the deaths of these four Americans. However, we all know they would be crucifying a Republican administration that withheld one document in their quest for truth and accountability. Whatever this administration provides it will not be detrimental to Obama and the media will not pressure them to provide anything further. As we have been told by Mrs. Clinton, after all, at this point, what difference does it make!
There´s nothing of "truth" in these documents and nothing is gained....
WE the people already know what happened thanks to Fox News. Four wonderfully brave Americans died because the DC bunch didn´t want to "LEAD"......i.e. do their job. Instead -- they simply went to bed and let the four Americans die....
I have to agree with everyone. Obama is the perfect community organizer (agitator). Divide and conquer. Talk to anyone who had to escape from Cuba. They are seeing a pattern. Anything shown this late in the game has been altered.
I don´t know, I think this may be something. The track record would argue otherwise, I agree, but Obama *was* getting away with stonewalling, and slowly, somehow, he isn´t anymore.
Playing tricks with the documents is risky because it appears the Republicans do in fact have other sources for many of them, so they would know if one was actually altered. Faking documents would come out, and eventually be reported even by the kneepad MSM. Redaction is more likely. Also, slowly but surely the different testimonies have boxed in their maneuvering room to lie. Again, not that the public is paying much attenion, but a fair number of Senators seem pretty determined to stay at this -- perhaps on the quaint notion that the United States ought to defend its people, not literally sacrifice them to politics.
Also, again slowly but surely, the MSM is starting to turn on Obama -- not all at once, not everyone, but important people, and unmistakably. [Woodward calling out Obama and Lew as liars is huge. He could have kept his mouth shut, or could have covered for them. He did neither.] We easily forget that Watergate didn´t break overnight, and for quite a while it was considered a nothingburger by the MSM.
So it may yet amount to something. Obama would not agree to turn over anything unless he had to, and since he was winning the stonewall/battle against Republican obstructionism, one could surmise the Republicans have finally wounded him enough that he has to throw some more people under the bus. The new document dump may do it.
It´d be great if Obama threw Hillary under the bus here. Once Obama speaks the MSM will follow his talking points to the letter. Hillary´s response wouldn´t amount to a hill of beans, so to speak, then.
I´d love to agree with #26, but the supposition is that the Republicans would use other-sourced documents to expose the lies. I seriously doubt they will.
They´ll make some noise to give the GOPer apologists a reason to cheer, "The Republicans are conservative enough," but will eventually allow a confirmation vote on Brennan. It will be a replay of McCain on Hagel, "He´s not qualified but I´ll vote to confirm anyway."
I sure wish the Republicans were an opposition party that upheld the values they claim to represent (limited government, fiscal responsibility, and free markets), however it becomes clearer every day that the GOP is only the “right wing” of the Progressive Party. Otherwise they would keep asking the important question, “Who gave the order to stand down?”
Hillary isn´t the only one running for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination. So is Joe Biden, and, would anyone be surprised if he encouraged the White House to make as many Benghazi documents available as possible, particularly the ones that put Hillary in a bad light?
It must be frustrating for Joe to realize that Hillary will soon be going on a four-year $200,000-a-speech tour, which will in effect be a fund-raising tour for her 2016 presidential campaign -- while he himself will be bogged down in Washington.
Does anyone think Joe will be above doing a little anti-Hillary mischief from the White House as the 2016 presidential sweepstakes unfolds, which the current White House Benghazi document dump may be a particularly interesting precursor of?
Who do you imagine knows the most about Benghazi? How many know the inside openly traitorous, death scandal of recent times? Hillary, Joe, Obie, Mooch, Valerie, their many commie comrades, Congress and their monster staffs, the mafia media starting with Diane Sawyer, George whatzisname, Brian Williams, Pelley, Rove, Geraldo, endless faceless CIA, 800,000 Pentagon invisibles? Maybe even Joe´s Jesuit world intelligence network? And the massive cover-up seems to be slowly uncovering. Finally a death, four deaths, that may not be covered up. Time for one or more of those above to blow the whistle, tell the truth, risk their life. So much State driven brutality. They all are the worst they have ever been in our history, all of them, the best, keeping their mouths shut in fear.
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