More than 700 Special Operations veterans are urging members of Congress to back a select committee to investigate last year’s Benghazi terrorist attack, according to a letter first obtained by Fox News. The letter from the group, “Special Operations Speaks,” supports the appointment of a special committee tasked with the single mission of investigating the attack that left Ambassador Christopher Stevens and three other Americans dead, and shut down the CIA operation in an annex of the Benghazi consulate, in the Sept. 11, 2012 attack. “Congress must show some leadership and provide answers to the public
If the real story behind the Benghazi tragedy is uncovered, I believe it could have the power to take down this administration. Unfortunately, Republicans proved to be paper tigers in the congressional hearings. Finding truth and justice for the four dead Americans will have to come from outside Washington DC because courage and integrity are in short supply there and it will take a boatload of that to stand up to Obama´s Ministry of Truth. The government failed their comrades and these guys know it. Go get ´em. This administration is due a little forced transparency.
NEVER FORGET until we find out ---- WHO gave the Stand Down order - and WHY? WHY was the Benghazi Consulate NOT given the security they requested MONTHS before and after a few terrorist attacks? WHAT was Stevens doing there? WHO are the survivors? WHERE are the survivors? WHY have they been hidden? WHAT can they tell us that Obozo wants to be kept SECRET?
And many more questions the Congress either DID NOT ASK or were NOT ANSWERED.
The Special Ops veterans are the last vestige of hope for America. The current special ops men and women can´t do anything, but there´s not anything stopping veterans. It is time for them to do this as our Congress and Supreme Court have let us down.
The novelty of the first black being elected president has worn off - "novelty" is really what it has been. If O is permitted to continue on the path he´s on (the total destruction of America), we won´t make it to 2016.
What mystifies me is why so many wealthy people support him? Do they buy his lies or do they feel guilty for being wealthy? At least the lo fos have an excuse - being dumb or uninformed.
Please, dearest God, give us guidance to restore our country to the foundation on which You inspired our new nation.
If anyone deserves the facts, the answers, the truth on Benghazi, these special ops vets do. Certainly the families of the four dead Americans do, as well as the rest of us. If we don´t get the truth it will be a travesty and disgrace beyond words.
YOU are gonna have to face your firing squad (so to speak) -- just as the four Americans in Benghazi did.
Even if your outing won´t cost you your LIFE.
AND -- no -- poster #1 -- I didn´t see the piece on chelsea but that´s no surprise. The DC elite have given the presidency to bubbette clinton and the senate seat to chelsea... If I were chelsea -- I would think caroline kennedy. She was sure her mom and dad gave her the right to be "appointed". SHE was WRONG....
Two points from the article: the letter asks that Congress show leadership on this matter. If only. And the top Democrat asks that this not be further politicized. What a refuge for Democrats that line is. " Mommy, I kicked that Republican and stole his marbles and now he´s politicizing this" is how that works!
This is the ONLY and Last Defense of America we have against Obmama and his minions ....STAND WITH THEM...Should to Shoulder...
DEMAND Answers....CaLL DC and Call Again....and Again...Demand the truth and that fhe worms do their job and follow their sworn oath to Protect and Defend....If Not Now? When? Speak out Americans...
Our Ambassador was raped and murdered...And the WH watched in real time...And did NOTHING!.... .Help to wake up America...and Fight with these men...They are our last vestiges of hope!!! Speak up. Do not be a coward.
Herridge is the last real reporter in America with a set...(and yes, I know she´s a woman!)
Thank you for not letting this get swept under the carpet. If only congress were as brave as you. My blood pressure wants to skyrocket when I think what happened and nothing has been done except a few wishy washy statements by the gov´t. What other president and his men would get away with this? The press really should hang their heads in shame. One day they will come after your free speech. Thank you to the armed forces for hanging in there and protecting our nation.
#11, I think there are a couple of possible reasons why the wealthy support Obama.
1. Remember how under Clinton, Janet Reno went after Bill Gates, calling him a monopoly all because he wouldn´t contribute? Back then he did not contribute to either side. So Microsoft had to go down.
2. Most wealthy in this Country could be considered lofo´s. Some of them are really dumb. Hollywood lofo´s face career endangerment, Corporate lofo´s face IRS, SEC and any other number of things the Feds could throw at them.
In the end, it is just easier and cheaper to at least pretend to support Obama right now.
How can Republicans force Democrats to tell the truth? Be reasonable.
I am glad this group is making this effort. The truth has to come out. How to accomplish that end, I have no idea. I doubt that any of you critics of the GOP have any idea either. You seem to think the Democrats just have to be asked.
Re those above who have no faith that the media will cover this: Congress will receive a visit from the Sandy Hook parents today with their demands for magazine restrictions and background checks. I don´t begrudge them their grief but you can bet cbs news will be there, following up on their 60 Minutes story from last night. The other hetworks, under orders from headquarters, will probably run with it in order to keep the emporer´s stalling initiative alive.
Part of the problem here (besides Brian Williams and the gang) is the Republican Party. For every Marco Rubio and the like, there are 20 Jason Chavetz´s, taking over the Fox airwaves prior to the hearings, talking big and then saying not a word once there. (And now I note that Chavetz is starting again on Fox------don´t THEY learn not to put people like that on the air and stick to the Jeff Sessions´, Daryl Issa´s and the like-----REAL Republicans who are brave enough to deal with Hillary´s "what does it matter" by confirming that it DOES matter, and not just because Democrats are in office but because our country deserves the truth.)
Just call in the families of the victims and hear what they are ALLOWED to say. What a travesty that this debacle has taken this long to come to an investigation. Sad commentary on this once-proud country.
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get er done, 4/8/2013 10:48:23 PM (No. 9266182)
So Obama said today that the Newtown massacre was the worst day of his presidency -- not the Fort Hood massacre, or the Fast and Furious murders (both of Americans and of Mexicans), not the Benghazi massacre. And Obama is "instructing" Congress to not play politics with gun control.
Many thanks to special ops Vets for standing up for the Benghazi four and for the 30 who have been hidden and silenced in God knows what ways.
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Bla Bla, 4/9/2013 12:44:03 AM (No. 9266261)
Adding to #8´s Q´s:
WHO was being imprisoned there? WHERE was Secretary of State Hillary Clinton? WHOSE orders was it to stand down? Hers or Obama´s? DITTO for the orders of dissolving away security prior to the attack. WHO have we arrested regarding this attack? (and I don´t mean video makers) WHAT have we said/done about this attack with the local authorities? WHAT is our existing policy TODAY in the region? Has it changed because of the attack, or not? Do we plan an embassy replacement? Why or why not? WHO IS RESPONSIBLE here in America and what will be their consequences?
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