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Libya Attack

Dems Call GOP-Led Probe A 'Witch-Hunt'

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 04.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats on Wednesday demanded an end to a Republican-led investigation into the deadly attack on the U.S. diplomatic missi...

Lindsey Graham Doubles Down On Benghazi

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said he wouldn't back down from criticizing the Obama administration over the deadly 2012 attack on a U.S. consulate in B...

Graham Vows To Block Obama Nominations Over Benghazi

AP | PAULINE JELINEK | Posted 12.28.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Lindsey Graham threatened Monday to hold up all nominations for federal government positions until survivo...

The Anonymous Informer

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 12.17.2013 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

A number of readers have written asking if I would explain how the reader should deal with information the reader has received that the reader wants to share with the outside world but is prohibited from doing so for a variety of reasons.

U.S. Files First Charges In Benghazi Attack

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

The Department of Justice has filed charges against Libyan militia leader Ahmed Khattalah over the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic compound in Beng...

Top Military Leader Disputes Benghazi Claim

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said Wednesday that four members of Army special forces in Tripoli were never told to stand do...

Benghazi Suspects Identified, But...

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 07.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The U.S. has identified five men who might be responsible for the attack on the diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, last year, a...

Why One Issue Won't Go Away

AP | CONNIE CASS | Posted 05.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The night of smoke, chaos, gunfire and grenades that killed four Americans in Benghazi, Libya, is well-documented. Eight months later, i...

Amanda Terkel

White House Releases Benghazi Emails

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON –- The White House on Wednesday released the full set of emails surrounding the Obama administration’s development of talking points de...

U.S. Officials Claim Ambassador Stevens Declined Additional Security

McClatchy | Posted 07.15.2013 | Politics

CAIRO — In the month before attackers stormed U.S. facilities in Benghazi and killed four Americans, U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens twice turne...

Team Obama Gets Defensive Over Controversial Messages

AP | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration says now-discredited talking points about the deadly attacks in Libya are being taken out of context – as...

Boehner Demands More Information Over Controversy

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON, May 9 (Reuters) - The Republican leader of the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday added to the...

Dave Jamieson

U.S. Official Contradicts Initial White House Claims On Benghazi

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif), chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, revealed an interview on Sunday with a hig...

GOP Lawmakers Persist With Benghazi Questioning

AP | MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congressional Republicans are continuing to pepper the Obama administration with questions about last year's deadly attack on the U.S. d...

Dem To Boehner: Retract Report That Blames Clinton For Libya Attack

AP | RICHARD LARDNER | Posted 06.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A senior House Democrat called on House Speaker John Boehner Thursday to retract a report blaming former Secretary of State Hillary Rodh...

Senators To Get Benghazi Documents From White House

AP | KIMBERLY DOZIER | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House has agreed to give the Senate Intelligence Committee documents related to the attack on a U.S. diplomatic mission i...

Clinton Turns Tables On McCain

Upworthy | Posted 01.26.2013 | Politics

Maybe I'd be more sympathetic to their case if the people who are constantly raising hell about helping Libya would stop blocking any effort to actual...

Clinton: No One More Committed To Security

Posted 01.23.2013 | Politics

By DONNA CASSATA, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton insisted on Wednesday that the department is moving...

Joshua Hersh

Harsh Benghazi Report Busts Many Right-Wing Myths

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An investigation into the State Department's preparations for and management of the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, has concluded t...

Hillary Clinton To Testify On Benghazi Report

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Dec 12 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will testify on Dec. 20 before the House of Representatives a...

Kerry: Libya Attack Report Imminent

AP | DONNA CASSATA | Posted 12.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John Kerry says Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has agreed to testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about...

Lawmakers Describe Findings In Classified Video Of Benghazi Attack

Bloomberg | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics

A classified video of the assault on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, shows a sudden attack by armed men who broke through the compound's gates ...

Sam Stein

The Surprising Reason Secretary Of State Speculation Worries Dems

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 12.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama's presumed nomination of Susan Rice for secretary of state continues to face controversy over the administrati...

McCain Attacks Rice On Assessment He Once Held

Posted 12.03.2012 | Politics

Susan Rice has come under attack for repeating approved talking points that suggested the attack at an American diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya,...

GOP Senator Makes Extreme Claim About Benghazi Attack

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics

Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) on Wednesday made a strong claim about the Obama administration's handling of the Sept. 11 anniversary terrorist attack on...