by Jerry Gordon and Mike Bates (October 2014)
The House Select Benghazi Committee Hearings chaired by Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) opened on Wednesday, September 17th. The House GOP leadership requested initial funding of $3.3 million in support of investigations and hearings. According to an AP report, the 12 member panel (seven Republicans and five Democrats with a staff of 30) focused on the issue of embassy security. Chairman Gowdy said, “the U.S. must learn from past violence on U.S. facilities from Beirut to East Africa to Benghazi to prevent repeat attacks.” more>>>
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Good coverage here. Not too sure how much impact the Benghazi story will have in 2016. Hillary was smart to leave the national stage for four years. It's also clear that Morell has been 'front running' for the Clinton's, a kind of prophylactic tactic. Might be redundant as most American voters couldn't find Lybia on a map. The next presidential election will be about "first woman," not foreign policy failure. For the moment, the former first lady has her finger on the American voter's emotional G-Spot.