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The Benghazi Scandal in One Email
Power Line, by John Hinderaker

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 4/30/2014 5:46:14 AM

One aspect of the scandal, anyway. The administration has released a series of emails in response to FOIA requests by Judicial Watch. You can read them here. This one, by Benjamin Rhodes, a White House political operative, shows the administration’s priorities on the Friday before Susan Rice’s infamous tour of the Sunday talk shows. (Snip for graphic)From the earliest hours after the attack, this is how the Obama administration saw Benghazi. The overriding imperative was to deflect attention from the “broader failure of policy” that led to the disaster. Roger Simon says these emails are grounds for impeachment. I wouldn’t go

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 4/30/2014 6:02:04 AM     (No. 9830346)

...brings a smile to my face that it was an email from Ben Rhodes that begins the breakdown of the lies that were built around Benghazi...

...lets not forget either that his brother was, and perhaps still is, president of CBS News, for what it´s worth...

...they´ll be much to come forward in the days ahead to remind us he was a man in a position far above his skill set, just like Barry his boss...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 4/30/2014 6:09:56 AM     (No. 9830349)

Well, we now are certain Dear Leader is trying to cover-up something (as if there was ever a doubt about it) but we still do not know what. Such extraordinary lengths to cover-up mere incompetence? Doubtful...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Policom, 4/30/2014 6:38:35 AM     (No. 9830367)

This is ridiculous. Yes maybe Rhodes did start the video story but Obama, Clinton, everyone knew the real story within hours. Any one of them could have just corrected the story at any time. Every one of these people that kept the lie going needs to be put in jail right now under Sheriff Joe´s watch. There is no way the average citizen could get away with what these liars did. God Bless America again.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: StormCnter, 4/30/2014 6:55:58 AM     (No. 9830376)

Will anyone ever admit why the ambassador was in Benghazi?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Stryker714, 4/30/2014 7:02:19 AM     (No. 9830379)

Well it is perfectly understandable that neither Clinton nor Obama were available for comment or leadership on the anniversary of 09/11. After all, that´s when their Islamic operatives go to work. That´s their official day off.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Kerryman, 4/30/2014 7:22:57 AM     (No. 9830390)

Note in the title that this E-mail is in preparation to brief "Susan" the next day, Saturday, before the Sunday Talkers.

Semper Fi

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Janjan, 4/30/2014 7:27:20 AM     (No. 9830393)

Those of us in the business world know to be very very careful about what you put in an email.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Adam, 4/30/2014 7:44:50 AM     (No. 9830401)

"If you are killed in the line of duty, the leaders of the free world will lie to your caskets." Ken Blackwell.



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Reply 9 - Posted by: quantumman, 4/30/2014 8:02:20 AM     (No. 9830433)

What happened in Benghazi involved the murder of Ambassador Stevens by a cabal of people who have never come to light. The cover up is designed to protect Zippy.

What happened there that night was unspeakably evil - it will take years to uncover.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jhpeters2, 4/30/2014 8:03:07 AM     (No. 9830435)

"The president´s strength and steadiness in dealing with difficult challenges."

Should read "The president´s flexibility in contorting policy to suit the needs of America´s enemies"

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rinktum, 4/30/2014 8:04:38 AM     (No. 9830438)

What cold, calculating, heartless individuals that could hatch this plan and see it through. They never gave a thought to the families and friends of these dead Americans. All that was important was that Obama and Hillary were protected. That is just morally reprehensible and just when you think it can´t get any worse, Obama and Hillary join in on the ruse. There are people in the highest levels of government who are moral degenerates. Horrifically, their bosses are worse.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: fed-up, 4/30/2014 8:11:48 AM     (No. 9830449)

This administration views everything thru political strategy lenses. Hillary will be no different. It is so obvious to anyone paying attention.

I wouldn´t be surprised to learn Obama wasnt involved in any knowledge of this attack, or at least only superficially... he let his political hacks spin and set the tone. All to get re-elected. Makes me sick. I hope the families will come forward with the vengence of Cindy Sheehan.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: postaway, 4/30/2014 8:18:56 AM     (No. 9830458)

Are we deliberately being set up for fools? The ambassador was named "Stevens." Is John Hinderaker just phoning it in?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Freeloader, 4/30/2014 8:23:00 AM     (No. 9830463)

"The Benghazi Scandal In One Email"

The Congressional Solution In Four Words---"The Articles Of Impeachment"

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Reply 15 - Posted by: knarfski, 4/30/2014 8:25:40 AM     (No. 9830467)

Reminds me of a book about Bill Clinton by Christopher Hitchens: No One Left To Lie To.

A sad thing about Benghazi is that millions of people are not surprised by this latest revelation, which indicates far-reaching dishonesty and disrespect for the American people.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: chicodon, 4/30/2014 8:35:16 AM     (No. 9830479)

BTW, Where was Obama from 5pm on?

This administration has caused more damage in five years than any in memory. I only wish we could impeach the whole lot of them. I shudder to think where we will be by the time they finally slither away with the silverware.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mc squared, 4/30/2014 8:57:33 AM     (No. 9830524)

When the coverup (like Watergate) took on a life of it´s own it was evident that something sinister was afoot. Clinton´s statement, in particular, reeked like 3 day-old fish.
Essentially saying she´d run out of lies and was daring anyone to question her further.

I believe there are still lamp posts on the bridges in DC. If we could only get enough heavy rope it would make a beautiful picture.


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Reply 18 - Posted by: Udanja99, 4/30/2014 9:01:30 AM     (No. 9830531)

I don´t suppose this has anything to do with that $500 million worth of weapons that zippy funneled to Al Quaeda, does it?

In a sane country there would be a platform set up on the National Mall with two nooses hanging from it and the worldwide media there to cover the "historic" event.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Udanja99, 4/30/2014 9:03:37 AM     (No. 9830533)

I was typing my reply when #17 posted. Great minds and all that.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: zek, 4/30/2014 9:06:41 AM     (No. 9830541)

As more evidence surfaces, more attacks on the right and Tea Party will start to emerge. The mainstream media in this country is corrupt to the core and they will continue to protect this President and his ilk no matter how much blood is on their hands. And they have blood from Fort Hood to Benghazi and not a bit of remorse or regret for the loss of life.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: The Advocate, 4/30/2014 9:11:13 AM     (No. 9830550)

Yet no mention of Obama and Clinton´s whereabouts?
FTA . Or maybe they really were ciphers–seat warmers with no concerns beyond the political, not expected to do anything in an hour of crisis."
Traitors.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Me_Opinionated_Nah, 4/30/2014 9:31:26 AM     (No. 9830582)

BHO doesn’t have czars and a cabinet. He has henchmen. A crew. A crew a la Tony Soprano’s.

And what about “Stand Down!”? Nobody uttered those words. Nobody! Seein’ as how nobody claims to have said them, they must not have been said. See? That’s how stuff from the wall-to-wall-corrupt Obama administration eventually winds up. Either under the rug or under the bus.

Move along! Nothing to see here! Nothing to see!


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Reply 23 - Posted by: Grady, 4/30/2014 9:34:00 AM     (No. 9830585)

The administration was preparing for this email discovery.
I read that Obama hired Attorney Neil Eggleston.
The article states: "Eggleston defends those involved in serious political scandal"
He was previously hired by the Clinton Whitehouse (Whitewater) and
Bush (executive privilege dispute).

Impeach Obama for treason

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Reply 24 - Posted by: suedotsue, 4/30/2014 10:19:42 AM     (No. 9830664)

The key point in the email in this article is that it states it´s Prep. for Susan Rice. The email was on Fri., Sept. 14, they were all going to brief Susan on Sat. at 4P for her Sunday appearances. The email was 3 days after the attack so it was by no means Ben Rhodes speculating. He was stating White House position that it was the video alone (or as the NY Times likes to say, an American made video). Two days earlier on Wed., Sept. 12 even the WaPo reported that gov. officials and others said the attack was definitely planned, not spontaneous, ie not a video. That´s why this email is grounds for impeachment. But John Boehner refused to hold a vote to empanel a Select Committee with subpoena power to investigate Benghazi. Even after he was begged to do so by the families, military members, and many in congress. He adamantly refuses. So it´s safe to say he won´t advocate impeachment. This email was obtained only after a lawsuit and without John Boehner´s help.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: fed-up, 4/30/2014 11:00:20 AM     (No. 9830737)

Trey Gowdy was just on FNC basically calling out "leadership" (Boehner) to quit dithering and move this along. He emphasized that this was an email that was only acquired by FOIA by a private company.. not from supoenas of our congressional committees. Basically, if congress can´t do oversight as well as a private company, what the heck are we paying them for??

Time for Boehner to step down and lets get a real leader. I can think of one from SC I´d like to see sitting up there.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: congar, 4/30/2014 11:07:38 AM     (No. 9830754)

Our illustrious media examines what an old man said to his mistress in private in minute detail for days, but when confronted with what our Ambassador was doing late at night meeting a Turkish official in a poorly defended location, they have no interest even though it got him killed.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: oh-heck, 4/30/2014 12:19:31 PM     (No. 9830890)

Nominate for must read because it links to the entire list of documents released and the explanation of why so many were totally redacted. Clearly, the blame it on the video dodge worked in Egypt so they decided to use it in Libya.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: lencu255, 4/30/2014 12:57:49 PM     (No. 9830968)

For a long time I suspected the deep conspiracy how this cabal came to power and how it rules the country. In one aspect I admire how they did it: without bloodshed. Fascists and commies had to kill multitude of people to acquire the power - practically everywhere it was massacre!
So, there is no doubt in my mind Benghazi was a cover-up. One thing I still can´t understand is why obozo didn´t retaliate for the death of Americans there? My guess is that by not retaliating was somehow expedient for the regime.


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Reply 29 - Posted by: sorosisbehindit, 4/30/2014 1:39:34 PM     (No. 9831059)

American citizens can handle a mistake, a blunder, even an evil deed.
But we hate and despise a lie and a cover-up.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: strike3, 4/30/2014 1:56:23 PM     (No. 9831088)

As we suspected all along, their primary goal was CYA and not reveal the obama administration as incompetent.

The only news left to cover is why all the activity in Benghazi and we will find out soon enough that it was a CIA operation to supply weapons to the terrorists. The timing is too good for it to have been anything else.

At the time, I found it hard to believe that obama did not know what was going on and wasn´t getting periodic briefings as it happened. Now, I have no trouble believing that the sleazebag just didn´t care and his only concern was three days of partying and golf in Vegas so he could play the drunken idiot in the upcoming debate.



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Reply 31 - Posted by: gr8shiphandler, 4/30/2014 3:46:49 PM     (No. 9831268)

Please tell me again why I´m supposed to vote for Mrs. Clinton in 2016. Oh, now I remember, she´s a woman. Only thing that matters.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Bad Dog, 4/30/2014 4:28:17 PM     (No. 9831342)

And still, if you ask your favorite lo-fo, ANY lo-fo, ´´what do you think of Benghazi?´´..... you will get the response, ´´Ben who?´´

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Reply 33 - Posted by: WIBadger, 4/30/2014 8:18:26 PM     (No. 9831674)

This is just the beginning of what will dribble out. As history has shown, there will be more.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: TrustButVerify, 4/30/2014 10:58:57 PM     (No. 9831836)

I smelled a rat from day one. Whatever Stevens was doing in Benghazi was not anything Zippy nor Hillary wanted us to know about (can you say, selling arms to Al-Qaida?) and I suspect his being offed was quite convenient for them. It is all beyond reprehensible!
What disgusted me even more is that there are plenty of people who know the real story and not one of them will come forward. Of course, they would need 24-hr protection for the rest of their lives if they did.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: TrustButVerify, 4/30/2014 11:04:57 PM     (No. 9831838)

I meant disgusts -- sorry.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: TrustButVerify, 4/30/2014 11:16:49 PM     (No. 9831851)

OMG -- Carney has the audacity to say that the email wasn´t about Benghazi!?! This cabal of evil really think we´re stupid. They are so arrogant!

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Contrary to what those who defend the right to own high-powered assault rifles believe, not all guns are created equal. Due to a combination of availability, portability and criminal usage the following five types of guns are the country's most dangerous. School Shootings: Widely Reported Tragedies Since 2000 - Using firearm trace data from the ATF, as well as FBI homicide records, we determined the types of guns most often recovered from crime scenes and/or used in murders. The numbers are stark: According to the FBI's 2012 Crime in the US data, nearly 70 percent of homicides for which the FBI received weapons data involved the use

The media can no longer ignore
Obama and Hillary Clinton´s problems

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Washington Examiner [DC], by Noemie Emery    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 7/16/2014 5:15:16 AM     Post Reply
It had to come sometime, and it came in one very bad week for the Democrats: that the many big problems with Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama finally grew too great for the press to ignore. Obama in his own different way is heading towards Nixon-like levels of weirdness, as, beaten down by the failures regarding his ventures, he appears to have quit his own job. A.B. Stoddard of the Hill says in effect he has stopped being president and chooses to live in a world of his own, shutting out the problems that have become overwhelming, giving dinners where he talks

Rove American Crossroads
in Mississippi Controversy

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American Spectator, by Jeffrey Lord    Original Article
Posted By: Desert Fox- 7/16/2014 8:43:14 AM     Post Reply
The headline in the Washington Post on June 4 was clear: Rove-backed American Crossroads won’t get involved in Cochran runoff Said the Post story the day after Tea Party favorite Chris McDaniel had defeated six-term Mississippi GOP Senator Thad Cochran in the first round of the state’s GOP primary: American Crossroads, a GOP establishment organization, has decided to shift its political focus almost entirely to the general election and will not be spending money in the likely runoff election to decide the Mississippi Senate nomination that was virtually deadlocked after Tuesday night. […] “Other than Alaska, we have completed our work on Senate primaries

Exclusive - Sessions Warns All of Congress:
Obama´s New Immigration Strategy ´Threatens
Foundation of Our Constitutional Republic´

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Breitbart´s Big Government, by Matthew Boyle    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 7/15/2014 9:28:19 AM     Post Reply
Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) has warned all of his colleagues in Congress that President Barack Obama’s new immigration strategy—his plans to legalize millions of illegal alien adults through executive power—could destroy America as we know it. “I write to inform you of a development that threatens the foundation of our constitutional Republic,” Sessions, Congress’s top immigration hawk, wrote in a letter that was hand-delivered to all 535 members of Congress on Monday and provided exclusively to Breitbart News. Sessions cites a recent report from the National Journal, in which reporter Major Garrett detailed how, despite the ongoing

Eric Holder: Americans Should Not
Be ´Color Blind,´ But ´Color Brave´

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Breitbart´s Big Government, by Charlie Spiering    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 7/15/2014 1:34:47 PM     Post Reply
Attorney General Eric Holder encouraged Americans not to forget race while working for justice and equality in their country. “As it stands, our society is not yet color blind -- nor should it be -- given the disparities that still afflict and divide us.” Holder explained, “We must be color brave, and we must never forget that all are made better and more prosperous if all are given equal opportunities.” Holder made his remarks during a speech at Howard University on Tuesday for the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Civil Rights Act. “We must take into account not only the

Behind the scenes at the
Clinton White House

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New York Post, by Geoff Earle    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 7/15/2014 5:04:05 AM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON — It was an enduring image of his presidency: a chastened Bill Clinton walking his dog while wife Hillary keeps her distance as the family leaves town at the height of the Monica Lewinsky scandal — but it was all part of a contrived public-repentance campaign, according to a new book. With Bill on the skids and his wife’s future prospects on the line, it was necessary for the pubic to see the president being punished, said Weekly Standard online editor Daniel Halper in his new book, “Clinton, Inc.: The Audacious Rebuilding of a Political Machine.” “They understood that


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