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Menendez to preside over Clinton
testimony on Benghazi attacks

Jersey Journal [Jersey City, NJ], by Staff

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Posted By:Ribicon, 1/22/2013 5:21:53 PM

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will make her long-awaited appearance in front of a U.S. Senate panel tomorrow to testify about the Sept. 11, 2012 attacks in Benghazi, and New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez will be on hand to preside over the hearing. Clinton will make her appearance at 9 a.m. in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which Menendez, of North Bergen, may chair if Sen. John Kerry is confirmed as Clinton’s successor. Republicans have called on Clinton to testify about the attacks in Benghazi, where four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens, were killed during a deadly

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Bob Menendez, he of the prostitutes and the registered sex offender illegal alien intern, surely will get to the bottom of things. What a farce.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: realrep, 1/22/2013 5:30:39 PM     (No. 9133014)

Yep, any serious questions will be considered out of order.
PIAPS ´I don´t recall. I don´t remember. My brain is like jello.´
Any bets that she will wear a light pink colored outfit?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: rburns, 1/22/2013 5:40:19 PM     (No. 9133026)

Oh, good choice, NOT. Don´t the dimbulbs have anybody that´s not a sleazeball?? ´Guess not.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lakerman1, 1/22/2013 5:53:33 PM     (No. 9133041)

This should go well. Menendez and Hillary each is comfortable around sex offenders.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Packard Man, 1/22/2013 6:02:34 PM     (No. 9133056)

The Larry King of the democratic caucus.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/22/2013 6:10:06 PM     (No. 9133064)

You´ve seen it all before.

Menendez will start with a long opening statement wherein he will dismiss the whole incident as an unfortunate but minor and understandable mistake.

Piaps will sidestep and shuck & jive, slither and duck and dive until they announce an upcoming vote down the hall and it´s all over.

I´m making jalapeno popcorn anyway.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: MMC, 1/22/2013 6:19:23 PM     (No. 9133081)

Well... If you cant remember anything ... Having fluff handed to you wont be a problem.

Folks, did you think Hillary or anyone will say what really happened? CENTCOM chief is being replaced, people are dying, and coverup will be complete...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TXknitter, 1/22/2013 6:29:51 PM     (No. 9133098)

Hillary´s State Dept., Obama are responsible for the three deaths. The despicable media tippy-toeing all around this matter because the Queen is involved, not to mention Obama. Why does nobody on the Republican side scream COVER UP when all the Benghazi survivors (State employees) are being hidden ad kept from talking to the Senators investigating??????? This hearing will be a gigantic zero !

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Gale, 1/22/2013 6:34:23 PM     (No. 9133105)

Wonder if madame secretary will win an Oscar for this performance.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: Pearson365, 1/22/2013 7:48:45 PM     (No. 9133181)

Madame Secretary, your testimony on Benghazi will require a suspension of disbelief.

She will lie with a smirk. Mendenez and fhe other Senate Dems on panel will give HRC a standing ovation before and after her testimony. Her testimony will note that Ambassador Stevens did not have sex with that woman, Fatima Lewinsky. Afterwards, the body of one of Repub senators will be found next to the cannon in the same park as Vince Foster. Police will rule it a suicide although no gun will be found. That evening, Hillary will tell an enthralled and effusive Brian Williams that she has just rented a charming farmhouse in Ames, Iowa to rest and write. All will be wrong with the world, but no Dem will care.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: get er done, 1/22/2013 8:34:45 PM     (No. 9133228)

Menendez presiding over Clinton testimony is about as effective and judicious as Holder presiding over Fast and Furious investigation. The HOUSE should investigate the bloody Benghazi attacks and arms running.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: rocket scientist, 1/23/2013 12:38:43 AM     (No. 9133442)

There is one name at the center of Benghazi and recently Mali - the Blind Sheikh. This was all about getting that monster out of prison and back to the Middle East where he will be hailed as a hero. Obama is on board with freeing the Blind Sheikh, he is just waiting for the right moment or circumstances to spring him from prison. The new dictator of Egypt Morsi demanding the Blind Sheikh should be released should send chills up everyone´s back. The Blind Sheikh was Osama Bin Laden´s spiritual leader and is as evil as you can get. He was behind the first World Trade Center bombing and he calls for the destruction of America and Obama just tried to send Egypt Billions in aid? What is going on here?

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