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Congress should press for
answers on Benghazi

Chicago Tribune, by Editorial

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Posted By:garnet, 5/6/2014 9:30:27 AM

"Goals: ... To underscore that these protests are rooted in an Internet video, and not a broader failure of policy; ... To reinforce the President and Administration´s strength and steadiness in dealing with difficult challenges." — Sept. 14, 2012, email from deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes to coordinate White House messaging about a Sept. 11 attack on Americans in Libya. This much we know: The besieged Americans suffered agonizing, lonely deaths. Thick smoke choked and then asphyxiated information officer Sean Smith and U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens. Mortar rounds that security agents Glen Doherty and Tyrone Woods had no prayer of escaping

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bamapreacher, 5/6/2014 9:41:30 AM     (No. 9838208)

In all but the very first of the Benghazi stories you never hear that Ambassador Stevens was gay. Not that it makes any difference, he seemed like a good man, but maybe if it was subtly brought out that the U.S. didn’t send help to a gay man some of Obama’s gay supporters would think twice.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Carolina Kat, 5/6/2014 11:05:07 AM     (No. 9838349)

Wow - from the Trib! Obama´s hometown paper. Cough cough. There is a lot of blather on the Benghazi topic, but something big is stirring - the deme are lawyering up and the reps are recruiting prosecutors... and now the Press is actually hitting the bare edges of the periphery of their actual job. Will wonders ever cease??

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