05/09/2013 05:40 pm ET Updated Jul 09, 2013

Clinton Plays Down Politics At Event In Beverly Hills -

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Hours after Republican members of Congress sharply questioned Hillary Rodham Clinton and the State Department's handling of the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, the former secretary of State did not explicitly mention the controversy in an appearance Wednesday night. But she did reference partisan bickering in the nation's capital as she accepted an award in Beverly Hills.