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Outgoing CIA Chief: Obama Nowhere to Be Found Night of Benghazi Attack

binc Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 5:36 PM
I seem to remember reports on Obama being present in the situation room during the attack.
Jay Wye Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 5:40 PM
that may have been the Bin Laden operation. for this one,he was "gone golfing"....
MadisonWannabe Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 5:45 PM
My understanding on the Bin Laden deal is he was a spectator while the decisions were being made downstairs. No chance to back out if your microphone has been turned off.
binc Wrote: Feb 07, 2013 5:54 PM
On utube type "Obama Benghzi attack situation room". There are those that said he was there.

Confirmed again: Obama missed his 3 a.m. phone call on 9/11/2012. Early Thursday morning during testimony on Capitol Hill, Panetta told Senators he did not speak with President Obama or anybody in the White House the night the terrorist attack was carried out on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, leaving four Americans dead including U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens.

"He knew generally what was deployed out there but as to specifics about time, etc., etc., he left that up to us."

Panetta argued Obama relied on the Defense...