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Benghazi committee probe looms
over Clinton´s ´pseudo-campaign´

Fox News, by Joseph Weber

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Posted By:Flyright, 6/20/2014 4:15:04 PM

The special House committee probing the fatal Benghazi attacks has yet to announce whether former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will be subpoenaed to testify, but the investigation nevertheless looms like a storm cloud over her potential 2016 presidential candidacy. Those running the committee are taking their time hiring investigators and staff. A source familiar with the committee told Fox News that public meetings and witness depositions are not expected to start until September. The schedule, it seems, threatens to leak into the unofficial -- and increasingly early -- start of the presidential campaign season. And it could undermine the launch of

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Bpl40, 6/20/2014 4:54:58 PM     (No. 9893897)

Most important point on the timeline of events - who gave the order to stand down?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: web, 6/20/2014 8:08:30 PM     (No. 9894069)

I have a Dream. To see Hillery frogmarched off to federal prison in an orange jumpsuit. It would suit her so much better than a pantsuit.

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