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Senate report cites CIA, State
Department failures in Benghazi

Los Angeles Times, by Lisa Mascaro

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 1/15/2014 1:04:24 PM

WASHINGTON -- A Senate investigation has concluded that officials at the State Department and U.S. intelligence agencies ignored “ample warnings” of danger and failed to do enough to prevent an attack by militants on a U.S. mission and CIA base in Benghazi, Libya, in September 2012. (Snip) “I hope this report will put to rest many of the conspiracy theories and political accusations about what happened in Benghazi,” Sen. Dianne Feinstein, chair of the committee, said in a statement. But the 85-page report, which was approved last month and declassified Wednesday, is unlikely to satisfy critics who contend that members

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LittleHoodedMonk, 1/15/2014 1:22:15 PM     (No. 9693171)

FTA: "President Obama has promised to “bring justice” to the leaders of the attack, but so far none of those identified as responsible have been arrested."

Typical of a dRATS controlled "political report." In the future, anytime a murder is committed in the US, our law enforcement should convene a committee to understand why it occurred. At the end, they will recommend ways to see that this crime is thwarted, by more outdoor lighting at night. Or, people stay home after dark and out of known high crime areas in the daytime. The politicos will continue to press reduction in crimes while OKing use of what have been illegal drugs. (Must not punish the user & take the sale away from the pusher and feed the IRS. Win-win-win). Like taking away any sanctions from Iran and giving them megabucks to use to build their nuclear weapons. Imagine the pride (0bama) we might get with our "Made In USA" stenciled somewhere on the bomb as Iran rocks our world? Oh, we will rarely arrest anyone & try as most evidence is circumstantial and with jury nullification due to race, what´s the point? In the end, we need these miscreants as our numbers tumble due to lowering birth rates. It's cheaper to put them on welfare than in prison. Who said crime doesn´t pay? And, "what difference does it make now?" as there has always been crime since Kane and Abel?

(Please note that this has all been written with "sarcasm.")

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/15/2014 2:38:29 PM     (No. 9693278)

Hmmm, and Obie had no involvement or responsibility?

How totally Pathetic!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Polecat49, 1/15/2014 3:18:21 PM     (No. 9693321)

What a rotten dirty insult to the American People. An America Hating so-called senator and her disgusting committee made a mockery of FOUR Americans being MURDERED as a result of a so-called president, secretary of ?state? and secretary of defense holding a circle jerk in the white house and betraying the Americans who died.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 1/15/2014 3:20:42 PM     (No. 9693326)

If Ms Clinton was incapable of heading the State Dept., then what makes her capable of running the Country ? and why do our Congressional representatives, such as Sen Feinstein, act as if their I.Q.´s are in the 75 range, all for their political party and not on behalf of the USA.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: noparallel, 1/15/2014 3:22:44 PM     (No. 9693329)

Where was Obama from the time he was informed until it was over?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 1/15/2014 3:25:19 PM     (No. 9693334)

FTA: “I hope this report will put to rest many of the conspiracy theories and political accusations about what happened in Benghazi,” Sen. Dianne Feinstein, chair of the committee, said in a statement.

She´s beneath contempt, saying something like this.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 1/15/2014 3:29:06 PM     (No. 9693341)

Sorry hit ´Submit´ too quickly.

From the report:

"Ultimately, however, the final responsibility for security at diplomatic facilities lies with the former Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton."

Clearly, Feinstein didn´t bother to read the report before commenting.
Since the report is clear that the RESPONSIBILITY is Mrs. Clinton´s, the next logical step is to ensure that her failures are held ACCOUNTABLE.



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