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Hillary Clinton Benghazi

Lindsey Graham Says Republicans Risk Getting 'Burned' On Benghazi Issue

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON, May 4 (Reuters) - Any attempt by Republicans to embarrass the Obama administration over the deadly Sept. 11, 2012 attack in Benghazi, Li...

Conservative 'Shoe Truthers' Suspect Hillary Clinton Staged Incident

The Huffington Post | Andrew Perez | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

A number of prominent conservative media commentators suspect that Hillary Clinton faked a scene last week in which she was nearly hit by a shoe. ...

Michele Bachmann Floats New Benghazi Conspiracy Theory

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 04.03.2014 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) added a new theory to the slew of Benghazi cover-up conspiracies on Wednesday, accusing former CIA Deputy Director Mik...

Americans Skeptical Of Clinton's, Christie's Credibility On Scandals

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 03.13.2014 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), two of the most visible contenders in the crowded 2016 field, both f...

Mike Huckabee: Treat Female Opponents As 'Special Treasure' With 'Sense Of Pedestal'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

Female candidates should be treated with a "sense of pedestal," former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) said during a recent interview with The New Rep...

Hillary Clinton Recalls Eleanor Roosevelt, Advises Women To 'Grow Skin Like A Rhinoceros'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 02.14.2014 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton recalled the guidance of Eleanor Roosevelt during a speech Thursday at New York University, advising women p...

Hillary's 'What Difference Does It Make' in Context

Alan Colmes | Posted 03.29.2014 | Politics
Alan Colmes

The right wing, which has been trying to push a Benghazi "scandal" since before Mitt Romney blew the 2012 election, has concentrated on one phrase Hillary Clinton said during her five-hour congressional testimony. And it's a phrase they are sure to pound into the ground between now and 2016.

Hillary Clinton: 'My Biggest Regret Is What Happened In Benghazi'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 01.27.2014 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Monday that the 2011 attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya was the "biggest regret" ...

'It Only Took 15 Months For Them To Figure Out How To Spell Benghazi'

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 12.31.2013 | Politics

Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) had some cutting remarks for The New York Times Monday evening, accusing the paper of publishing an inaccurate, politically motiva...

Republican Says NY Times Benghazi Report Was Designed To 'Absolve' Hillary Clinton

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 12.31.2013 | Politics

Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (R-Ga.) on Monday joined the growing chorus of Republicans claiming that an in-depth New York Times report on Benghazi, Libya, ...

Elise Foley

Republican Chairman Knocks NYT Benghazi Report | Elise Foley | Posted 12.30.2013 | Politics

House Intelligence Committee members took to "Fox News Sunday" to question an extensive New York Times report on the 2012 attack that killed four Amer...

Dick Cheney Swings At Hillary Clinton Over Benghazi Attack

The Huffington Post | Shadee Ashtari | Posted 10.25.2013 | Politics

Former Vice President Dick Cheney appeared on conservative Hugh Hewitt’s radio program Thursday, criticizing former Secretary of State Hillary Clint...

Hillary and Benghazi: Inside the Conservative Playbook

David Brock | Posted 12.24.2013 | Media
David Brock

The Benghazi Hoax is the product of hyper-partisan zeal on Capitol Hill -- familiar enough -- mixed with a new and virulent strain of Tea Party-tinged Benghazi Trutherism in the conservative grassroots. "Benghazi, you let them die," a heckler shouted at Clinton during a speech this week.

Clinton Heckled Over Benghazi: 'You Let Them Die!'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.24.2013 | Politics

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was heckled while giving a speech in New York Wednesday. Clinton was delivering remarks at the University...

Liberated Libya at 2: Three Big Questions to Answer Before Future Interventions

William Bradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
William Bradley

Anything but stable Libya, flooded with weapons and still without a constitution, with remarkably little progress since the fighting ended, may be on the verge of civil war.

The Benghazi Hoax

David Brock | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
David Brock

That Benghazi would remain at the forefront of the contentious American political conversation speaks less to any special circumstances of the attack, and more to the insidious nature of a Republican noise machine that has grown in size and decibels over the last four decades.

Palin: I Would Be 'Very Disappointed' With Clinton As President

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) said she won't be happy if former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton becomes a serious 2016 presidential contender....

Jason Linkins

Benghazi Critique Officially Pivots To 2016 Horserace | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

I know there was probably a time where those who supported a Benghazi inquiry were able to deftly maintain that their interests had nothing to do with...

Amanda Terkel

Harry Reid: Benghazi Won't Stop Hillary Clinton In 2016 | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said Wednesday that the Republican obsession with Benghazi is nothing but an effort to go aft...

Axelrod: GOP Hoping To Eliminate Hillary As Presidential Threat

The Huffington Post | Preston Maddock | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics

Former White House senior adviser David Axelrod said Wednesday that Republican efforts to make last year's attacks in Benghazi into a scandal are litt...

What's Behind the Benghazi Hearings?

Barbra Streisand | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics
Barbra Streisand

Sometimes in the face of national tragedy, politics should take a backseat. The hypocrisy of turning Benghazi into a deliberate cover-up scandal is preposterous at a time when the nation faces so many serious problems.

Jason Linkins

Hillary Clinton's Policy On This Is Stunningly Correct | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.11.2013 | Politics

Wondering why former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton never went on a Sunday morning political chit-chat show to talk about the goings-on in Benghaz...

With Benghazi, Republicans Recruit Beltway Press For Another Whitewater Production

Eric Boehlert | Posted 07.14.2013 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Like Whitewater, look at how the Benghazi production now comes complete with dubious claims about whistleblowers (and their unreliable advocate), controversial talking points, and leaked Congressional testimony used to whip up media anticipation.

Rumsfeld: Clinton Is 'Sideshow' In Benghazi Controversy

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld weighed in on the Benghazi attacks on Tuesday, charging former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton with being ...

Benghazi: A Desperate GOP Attack

Sen. Barbara Boxer | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics
Sen. Barbara Boxer

Efforts to manufacture a controversy surrounding this tragedy are not only disingenuous, they are dangerous because they take our eye off the ball and divert attention from where it should be: protecting the American people and those who bravely serve our country overseas.