On Wednesday January 23, 2013, Hillary Clinton sat before a senate foreign relations panel to address last September's attacks on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya that resulted in the deaths of four Americans.
While the circumstances that necessitated Clinton's testimony couldn't be more serious, many who viewed them criticized the GOP's approach to the hearing, accusing them of grandstanding and politicizing a national tragedy.
While questions still remain around whether more could have been done in advance of the attacks, Hillary stood her ground and left with her post-secretary of state political options still open.
Check out Lalo Alaraz's take on Hillary Clinton's battle with the GOP and her political future.
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About the artist:
Lalo Alcaraz is perhaps the most prolific Chicano artist in the nation, according to his own bio. Lalo has been busy for over two decades chronicling the political ascendancy of Latinos in America and vigorously pushing the boundaries of Chicano art in the Post Chicano Art Era.
An award-winning journalist and illustrator, Lalo is also an author, faculty member at Otis College of Art & Design in Los Angeles, and radio host. He is also the creator of the first nationally-syndicated, politically-themed Latino daily comic strip, “La Cucaracha.”
Lalo’s most recent project is a re-boot of the famed Pocho.com, his pioneering humor, satire and cerveza webzine/blog/news site.