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Sen. Corker: Obama must have
known what happened in Libya

Washington Post, by Jennifer Rubin

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Posted By:abuela10, 10/12/2012 1:37:25 PM

This morning, I spoke with Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.), who had just returned from Libya, about the Benghazi debacle. He was animated and clearly flabbergasted at the administration’s reaction. “It baffles me that the vice president of the United States would continue to say things that don’t square with the facts on the ground, “ he said in reference to VP Joe Biden’s remarks in the debate Thursday night. He reiterated, “There was no protest. There was no reaction to the [anti-Muslim video], and they knew it in 24 hours. I don’t understand what they are doing.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Douglas DC, 10/12/2012 1:47:43 PM     (No. 8928625)

Drip. drip drip. The tell tale stain keeps growing...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: miceal, 10/12/2012 1:49:56 PM     (No. 8928628)

Well, if Obama put his fingers in his ears, started chanting "nah nah nah" while running around the Oval Office when first approached about the "problem" in Libya...Maybe he didn't know.....?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: PLPointer67, 10/12/2012 1:58:30 PM     (No. 8928651)

Great article. Hope some of the WaPo readers read it.

Bottom line:
Either Obama & Biden are bald-faced liars, or they are incompetent, and should be fired.

Oh, oops... they are both, and MUST be fired.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: RightShoe, 10/12/2012 2:00:06 PM     (No. 8928655)

“It baffles me that the vice president of the United States would continue to say things that don’t square with the facts on the ground,

I am not the least bit surprised that Joe Biden continues to be divorced from reality. What baffles me is that the American people continue to up with him.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 10/12/2012 2:00:22 PM     (No. 8928657)

There are two possible explanations for what happened in Libya that are not borderline criminal, either this Administration is incompetent all the way to the top, or it is negligent in the execution of its duties, all the way to the top. There is one other explanation, they have chosen to put the lives of Americans in danger for purely political ends, which is at best borderline criminal and may be outright treason.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: formerNYer, 10/12/2012 2:07:18 PM     (No. 8928669)

Mitt needs to hit 0 hard on this in the next debate, and have answers for 0 when he:
1. tries to blame republican for making this an issue
2. tries to blame everyone but themselves and State.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Dixie, 10/12/2012 3:18:02 PM     (No. 8928819)

I'm surprised that the Obama administration is turning on the Clintons after the DNC performance by Bill and the earnest apologies for such a terrible YouTube video by Hillary.

I keep thinking this is another stupid manipulation game to scare Americans into supporting Obama, but my imagination concerning where they are going with this is failing me.

Are they all cornered and are turning on each other? Would Obama really tangle with the Clintons? Does he really think he is tougher than they are? The media must be in a tizzy...whom should they support, who is paying them this week...who will pay them next week? What are George Soros' orders...this week.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: TOOTALL, 10/12/2012 4:16:28 PM     (No. 8928859)

If they didn't know, they're incompetent..and if they did they're lying. They'll throw Hillary under the bus, but I'm not sure she'll accept that. No love lost there.

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