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Rep. Pelosi knocks Republicans´
´obsession´ with Benghazi attack

The Hill, by Sam Baker

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 5/11/2013 2:19:01 PM

Congressional Republicans are using their Benghazi investigation as political "subterfuge" to distract from other issues, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Saturday. Pelosi said it´s important to find out what happened in the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. But the right is taking it too far, she said in an interview with MSNBC´s Melissa Harris-Perry. "The obsession that some of my Republican colleagues have in the House doesn´t look like it´s on the path to really finding a solution, but just to keeping an issue alive," she said.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 5/11/2013 2:26:40 PM     (No. 9321803)

Interesting how she is not as much concerned about the facts of the matter as she is with protecting the false Democrat narrative. Circle the wagons! And the truth be damned!





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Reply 2 - Posted by: krause, 5/11/2013 2:39:27 PM     (No. 9321815)

Don´t you have to ´keep the issue alive´ to find a solution?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Dante, 5/11/2013 2:40:03 PM     (No. 9321816)

The dims are still obsessed with Watergate, nobody there was betrayed and allowed to die.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Avanti1, 5/11/2013 2:55:28 PM     (No. 9321831)

"We want to find out what did happen, but … then it becomes an issue that is subterfuge: ´Let´s talk about Benghazi forever, so we don´t have to talk about what the American people want us to talk about,´" Pelosi said. "They want us to talk about jobs, they want us to talk about economic security, economic growth."

1. The simplest way to find out what did happen is for the administration to quit stonewalling, deflecting and obfuscating. Just tell the truth. House Democrats, including Pelosi, should quit making partisan accusations and insist that the administration give a full and honest accounting to ALL Americans.

2. Americans want Congress and the administration to do more than "to talk about jobs, they want us to talk about economic security, economic growth." They want policies that WORK rather than the failed policies of Congressional Democrats and the administration.

WHAT do you propose, Nancy? More spending? More taxes? Americans are fed-up with your partisan rhetoric; they want EFFECTIVE policies.



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Reply 5 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 5/11/2013 3:03:33 PM     (No. 9321835)

She sounds like Clyburn but with a botox laden mouth.
Stupid ignorant hag!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lakerman1, 5/11/2013 3:05:33 PM     (No. 9321836)

Up is down! Night is day! Four legs good, two legs better!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Coy860, 5/11/2013 3:06:05 PM     (No. 9321837)

Our obsession is with TRUTH !
Something Pelosi doesn´t know a thing about.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Spidey, 5/11/2013 3:10:24 PM     (No. 9321842)

Everybody in the DC social elite circles knew Valerie Plame worked for the CIA and her husband was an out of work womanizing bum who got a nepotism assignment to Africa. But that didn´t stop the media,especially Chris Matthews from making the accusation that Bush or Cheney had let her identity slip out, ostensibly putting her in danger.They railroaded a career public service lawyer,Scooter Libby in a ridiculous attempt to nail Bush on nothing.

Here we have a real crime,cover and media collusion on a story and Pelosi calls it a witch hunt.

This shows the extent the media will go through to,to destroy a republican vs. the protection racket they have surrounding a dem. There´s even leftists now calling for Weiner to run for office again.

Not only did the left throw one of their own,Stevens,under the bus but he was also gay and they aren´t the least bit mad about that.Muslims are allowed to kill gays,just for being gay but we´re not allowed to utter a slur against them here.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Galtoid, 5/11/2013 3:22:30 PM     (No. 9321851)

It seems that of all people who should be obsessed about finding the truth would be the current Commander in Chief. Guess not.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Susieq1, 5/11/2013 3:32:39 PM     (No. 9321855)

Yeah right talk that is all the left knows how to do. All hat and no cattle.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: TexasAllTheWay, 5/11/2013 3:35:25 PM     (No. 9321857)

This woman wears on me to no end...she reminds me of a plastic Barbie doll.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Smart11344, 5/11/2013 3:38:26 PM     (No. 9321861)

This disgusting shrew needs to stand down. She s either demented or knows full well the lies and total lack of help to protect our Embassy.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 5/11/2013 3:50:14 PM     (No. 9321876)

Does this over-Botoxed wench realize that the "solution" is impeachment and removal from office?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: FunOne, 5/11/2013 3:56:07 PM     (No. 9321880)

I don´t think the right is taking this "too far" at all. What we need is for someone to label this administration´s involvement in the murder of four Americans as an act of treason. Let her choke on that.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Tucker, 5/11/2013 4:12:35 PM     (No. 9321896)

You really do have to wonder what the president is thinking. First he sends a gay man to be the Ambassador to a muslim country. They kill him. Now he wants to send a woman to a muslim country to be the Ambassador. Yes, they are sooo fond of American women. Will she have to dress in muslim attire? He seems to make the worst choices possible. Wonder why?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 5/11/2013 4:12:50 PM     (No. 9321897)

This interview represents the head and rear of a jacka**. Take your pick which is which. Useless garbage. Lets pass the investigation so we can see what is in it.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: The Advocate, 5/11/2013 4:17:56 PM     (No. 9321904)

Pelvis also had a press conference and said the CIA lied to her. Payback time?

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Reply 18 - Posted by: jinx, 5/11/2013 4:34:20 PM     (No. 9321918)

Wonder how she would feel if Hillary had been in Benghazi when it was attacked. Or if one of her children had been there. Bet it would matter to her then.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Rafter, 5/11/2013 5:04:26 PM     (No. 9321939)

Nancy Peyote, hallucinating again, and as usual, delusional.

She started hitting the bottle yesterday, on Open Wine Friday...
it´s Open Wine, Then Whine and Opine...

O-Bomber should select her to be the new Ambassador to Libya instead of whomever.
Let´s see how she handles the next attack by her Muslim brothers and Al Queda...
Try to dial Hill-err-ee-ass at 3am when you´re stoned on wine and peyote...

Oh, that´s right... Lurch is in charge.
Good luck... he served in Vietnam, ya know.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: JonR, 5/11/2013 5:12:20 PM     (No. 9321947)

The Democratic Party is utterly and irredeemably twisted and corrupt!

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Reply 21 - Posted by: JediJerry, 5/11/2013 5:30:32 PM     (No. 9321959)

Come on Nasty, remind us again how you run the most ethical administration in history. Drain the swamp you declare! Obsession with the truth is such a distraction. Pass it before anyone knows whats in it. Lie before anyone knows the truth. Never mind what the left hand is doing while the right hand is robbing you blind. It´s imploding faster than a speeding video.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: globalwarmer, 5/11/2013 5:46:17 PM     (No. 9321968)

These ´Rats are going down.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: uno, 5/11/2013 5:46:59 PM     (No. 9321970)

Nancy Pelosi: Logic´s retarded cousin.
How´s that personal petrie dish of corruption lookin´ sweetheart!

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Udanja99, 5/11/2013 6:38:15 PM     (No. 9322005)

Gee, Nancy, perhaps if they had told the truth in the first place...

She´s just peeved that she´s no longer speaker and isn´t third in line for the presidency.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 5/11/2013 7:29:48 PM     (No. 9322034)

Alas Nancy, if we could only be as dismissive as you guys...

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Reply 26 - Posted by: stablemoney, 5/11/2013 7:30:39 PM     (No. 9322035)

My mind is programmed with only one regard for Ms. Pelosi: Hit that road and keep on going.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: lil dotty, 5/11/2013 8:40:19 PM     (No. 9322077)

Nan from Fran--board that plane you conned out of taxpayers (the one you stocked with the high priced booze) and take a flight. You´re obviously out of the loop on this

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Momma Walton, 5/11/2013 9:46:32 PM     (No. 9322124)

When Pelosi meets her Maker, she will be surprised that He wants to know the truth too! No more lies of excuses - He knows each and every heart and the why we do what we do!

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Reply 29 - Posted by: get er done, 5/11/2013 10:54:33 PM     (No. 9322178)

Pelosi ends her sentence with, "...but just to keeping an issue alive." The Benghazi attack is under investigation for a multitude of reasons, one of which is to ask why the Secretary of State and the CIC were not interested in "keeping brave Americans alive."

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Really?, 5/11/2013 11:03:20 PM     (No. 9322182)

So, maybe to appease Nancy, we write an impeachment order, and say we need to pass it to find out what´s in it !

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 5/11/2013 11:57:38 PM     (No. 9322219)

#29, He already knows the truth and what is in her heart. She has got some real comeuppance coming to her. We all do.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Trigger2, 5/12/2013 6:17:46 AM     (No. 9322329)

"Pelosi said. ´They want us to talk about jobs, they want us to talk about economic security, economic growth´."

What a loser. All these things she totally ignored when the demonrats held the House. She could have cared less about any of them and I doubt she cares anything about them now.

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As the House prepares for several key votes on former Internal Revenue Service employee Lois G. Lerner and potential legal action, analysts say she and her attorney have mishandled their case by picking and choosing when they want to talk, and to whom they are willing to talk. Ms. Lerner faces a vote in the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Thursday that could begin the process of accusing her of contempt of Congress. The Ways and Means Committee announced that it will hold a vote Wednesday on whether to officially accuse Ms. Lerner of breaking the law by

Jeb Bush Talks Approach If
He Runs for President

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New York Times, by PETER BAKER    Original Article
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COLLEGE STATION, Tex. — With eyes increasingly on him, Jeb Bush signaled on Sunday the kind of campaign he would mount if he runs for president, one arguing against ideological purity tests while challenging party orthodoxy on issues like immigration and education. Even as he sharply criticized President Obama for his handling of foreign affairs and health care, Mr. Bush made clear that he would run against the style of politics that has characterized recent Republican nominating contests. He said he would decide by the end of the year, in part on whether he thinks he could avoid “the vortex of


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