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Consistency: Obama lied *before* #Benghazi, too

Posted by: Phineas on January 15, 2014 at 2:10 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas I know it will come to a shock to you –well, at least that portion of you that has been hiding under a rock for the last five years– but the man we chose twice to head our government lied through his teeth about taking steps to ensure our facilities in Libya […]

 

#Benghazi: Obama knew that night that it was a terrorist strike

Posted by: Phineas on January 14, 2014 at 12:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And not some lousy video made by a two-bit crook. Minutes after the American consulate in Benghazi came under assault on Sept. 11, 2012, the nation’s top civilian and uniformed defense officials — headed for a previously scheduled Oval Office session with President Obama — were informed that the event was a […]

 

#Benghazi: consulate staff pleaded for help during attack

Posted by: Phineas on November 20, 2013 at 3:20 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s enough to make one want to punch a wall in frustration: State Department employees at the Benghazi compound knew they were in a death trap and made a series of radio distress calls to the CIA annex during the terror assault last year, according to congressional sources familiar with recent testimony […]

 

#Benghazi: attackers knew where the “secret” safe room was

Posted by: Phineas on November 15, 2013 at 12:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas As if we needed more proof that there was no way this was the product of some “spontaneous” demonstration in protest against a video hardly anyone saw, one of the survivors has testified that the jihadis knew their way around the compound, including where the ambassador’s “safe room” was: The terrorists who […]

 

#Benghazi: about that 60 minutes retraction

Posted by: Phineas on November 11, 2013 at 7:56 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about a 60 Minutes report that appeared to blow large holes in the Obama administration’s story about what happened the night of September 11th, 2012, when our consulate in Benghazi was attacked and four Americans, including he ambassador, were killed. The report featured, but wasn’t […]

 

#Benghazi: “60 Minutes” report devastates administration lies

Posted by: Phineas on October 28, 2013 at 6:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The Obama administration had plenty of warning that  something was coming and did nothing. That’s the upshot of this CBS video report that aired last night on 60 Minutes. The men interviewed by reporter Lara Logan, British security specialist “Morgan Jones” (a pseudonym), Green Beret LTC Andy Wood, who was among the […]

 

Shameful: Democrats leave hearing before testimony of #Benghazi victims’ families

Posted by: Phineas on September 19, 2013 at 5:57 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Katie Pavlich nails it: It’s spitting on their graves. During the second portion of a House Oversight and Government Reform hearing about Benghazi Thursday on Capitol Hill, the majority of Democrats on the Committee left the room and refused to listen to the testimony of Patricia Smith and Charles Woods. Ms. Smith […]

 

Congressman Issa gets back to work on getting to the bottom of #Benghazi murders

Posted by: ST on September 19, 2013 at 10:52 am » 2 Comments

Great news – via The Politico: Darrell Issa will resume hammering the White House on Benghazi on Thursday after four months of relative silence on the subject, as his committee interrogates two of the chief independent investigators of the attacks on the U.S. diplomatic outposts in Libya. Issa’s House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will […]

 

#Benghazi: One year later, and they don’t give a damn

Posted by: Phineas on September 12, 2013 at 3:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Yesterday was not only the anniversary of the September 11th, 2001, attacks on the United States, but it was also the first anniversary of the massacre in Benghazi, where our ambassador and three other Americans were slaughtered by al Qaeda-aligned Muslims waging jihad. At NRO’s Campaign Spot, Jim Geraghty notes that the crowd […]

 

#Benghazi: Cover up complete, scapegoats rehabilitated

Posted by: Phineas on August 20, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas They’ve served their purpose, after all: Secretary of State John Kerry has determined that the four State Department officials placed on administrative leave by Hillary Clinton after the terrorist attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi do not deserve any formal disciplinary action and has asked them to come back to work […]