Michael Patrick Leahy
8 Nov 2012
Fox News is reporting that a House panel plans on holding closed door hearings with intelligence officials from the Obama administration on the September 11, 2012 attacks on the American mission in Benghazi, Libya that left our ambassador and three other Americans dead:
The House Intelligence Committee will hold its closed hearing on the attack on Nov. 15, Fox News has learned. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, CIA Director David Petraeus and Matt Olsen, director of the National Counterterrorism Center, are expected to testify.
The Senate Intelligence Committee plans to meet the same day to discuss the Libya attack — that hearing will also be closed to the public…
The article continues at Big Government.
On November 2, Rep. Mike Kelly (R-PA) and 52 other Reps sent a letter to Obama seeking to learn what intelligence the president received on two attacks on the Benghazi consulate previous to the Sept 11 attack.
Now that the presidential elections have come and gone, the State Dept is assuring reporters its silence on Benghazi was not part of a larger effort to protect Obama…