New emails show State, White House teamed up to promote Benghazi narrative

Sarah Westwood The Washington Examiner 6/29/2015

Newly-released emails between top aides to Hillary Clinton and President Obama reveal the extent of coordination between the State Department and the White House in the hours after a 2012 terror attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.

The records, obtained by Judicial Watch through the Freedom of Information […]

Washington Times’ Bombshell Tapes Confirm Citizen Commission’s Findings on Benghazi

Roger Aronoff Accuracy in Media 1/30/2015

As Hillary Clinton further delays the announcement of her 2016 run for the White House, more news has broken regarding her role in the 2011 disastrous intervention in Libya, which set the stage for the 2012 Benghazi attacks where we lost four brave American lives.

Two new stories from […]

Ted Cruz’s 10 Questions on Benghazi

Pete Kasperowicz The Blaze 5/12/2014

Senate Democrats on Monday blocked a request from Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) to approve a resolution supporting the creation of a select committee to investigate Benghazi.

Cruz took to the Senate floor just days after the House approved its own select committee, and said the Senate needs to support a […]

General: Military should've tried Benghazi rescue; Pelosi wants to talk 'about something else'

Oren Dorell USA Today 5/1/2014

U.S. military personnel knew early on that the Benghazi attack was a “hostile action” and not a protest gone awry, according to a retired general who served at U.S. Africa Command’s headquarters in Germany during the attack.

While the exact nature of the attack was not clear from the start, […]

'Beavis and Butthead' or former Obama NSC spokesman? 'Dude, #Benghazi Was Like Two Years Ago'

The Washington Free Beacon 5/1/2014

…The previously unreleased White House emails this week revealed a coordinated attempt to protect President Barack Obama during the 2012 election campaign and place the blame for the terrorist attack on the anti-Islamic YouTube video and not a “broader failure of policy.”…

 

“Dude, this was like two years ago,” Vietor said. […]

Obama’s ‘Blame the Video’ Fraud Started in Cairo, Not Benghazi

The e-mail revelations and the Obama administration’s lies

Andrew C. McCarthy National Review Online 5/1/2014

Here is the main point: The rioting at the American embassy in Cairo was not about the anti-Muslim video. As argued here repeatedly (see here and here), the Obama administration’s “Blame the Video” story was a fraudulent explanation for the September 11, 2012, […]