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Subject:  Truth Date:  5/6/2013  4:59 PM
Author:  2828 Number:  680997 of 883137

Ahead of Wednesday's long-awaited hearings at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee about the Benghazi terror attack of Sep. 11, 2012, Democrats have a clear agenda: protect Hillary Clinton at all costs.
Oh God yes.
Since the day after the attacks, Democrats and the media have treated Benghazi as an unfair political attack by Republicans, rather than a legitimate national security crisis in its own right.

Media coverage in the fall focused on Republican Mitt Romney's response to the attacks, rather than Obama's actions as commander-in-chief. When questions were raised about whether Obama had lied to the public about the attacks, the media covered Obama's tracks, with CNN's Candy Crowley intervening in the second presidential debate to defend the president, and CBS News suppressing damning footage of the president until shortly before the election.

With Obama safely re-elected, the goal is now to protect Hillary Clinton. Last week, Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) called upon Speaker of the House John Boehner not only to retract, but to apologize publicly for, an inter-committee report that suggested Clinton had ignored requests for additional security in Libya.
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At least one key witness in Wednesday's hearing, Mark. I. Thompson, is expected to offer testimony highly damaging to Clinton. He has alleged that Clinton sidelined the State Department's counter-terrorism operation during the Benghazie attacks: "You should have seen what (Clinton) tried to do to us that night," he has said, according to Fox News.

Though Democrats seem to have shifted their focus to Clinton's prospects, Obama himself is not free of the troubles Benghazi presents. Evidence continues to emerge that senior White House officials were directly involved in the manipulation of the Benghazi talking points, suggesting that there had been a deliberate decision to mislead the public.

Obama has yet to explain his own actions--or inaction--during and after the attack. His activities throughout the evening of Sep. 11 are unknown; he flew to Las Vegas for a fundraiser the next day.
Bring it! Lets get this impeachment thing going.
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