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Rep. Clyburn: John McCain Used Code Words Against Susan Rice or Something

Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 4:38 PM
For what?
lois01 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 4:39 PM
Intelligence officials told CNN that the intelligence community, not the White House, changed the now infamous Benghazi talking points given to U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice before her appearance on several morning news shows in September. CNN quoted both the spokesperson for the Director of National Intelligence and an anonymous official “familiar with the drafting of the talking points.” The DNI spokesperson said that the only “substantive changes” came from the intelligence community and not the White House.

According to Rep. James Clyburn, the use of the word "incompetent" to describe UN Ambassador Susan Rice's handling of the 9/11 terrorist attack in Benghazi is racist. He is accusing those who use the word to describe Rice as engaged in the use of "code words."

Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., told CNN on Tuesday that some Republican claims that Rice is "incompetent" may be racial in nature.

"These are code words," Clyburn said, adding that "these kinds of terms that those of us — especially those of us who were born and raised in...