03/23/2015 06:23 am ET Updated Mar 23, 2015

In Clinton Emails On Benghazi, A Rare Glimpse At Her Concerns

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It was a grueling hearing. A month after the September 2012 attack on the United States diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, House Republicans grilled a top State Department official about security lapses at the outpost.

Later that day, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton tapped out an email to a close adviser: “Did we survive the day?” she wrote.

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