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McCain on Benghazi: Yeah, I Got a Pretty Good Idea Why Obama Would Mislead the American Public

HalibutornThrockmorton3rd Wrote: Nov 18, 2012 9:03 PM
Clinton warned the incoming admn that Al Queda would be their most dangerous enemy. They didn't listen. After all, the DEmocrats were the problem, and Republicans were the solution. But when does Bush ever get credit for the things he did? Like raising the debt ceiling 11 times? Or increasing spending every year? I know, Republican deficits don't matter, and the only intelligence failures are because Republicans don't listen, (see Aug 6th PDB), but if that's true, what do we need Republicans for? Not much according to the election results.

On CBS’ “Face the Nation” Sunday morning Arizona Senator John McCain made an astute if obvious observation about why the Obama administration would feel inclined to mislead Americans about the deadly raid (read: terrorist attack) on the US consulate in Benghazi, Libya last September: It interferes with their erroneous “al Qaeda is on the run” talking point (via Mediaite):