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Jay Carney: We Knew About Petraeus Affair Day After the Election

Joe2711 Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 5:35 PM
This reminds me of when i was 8 years old and carter was prez. i always heard the news 'inflation is up' and i thought 'it must be good!' then my dad educated me on economics. Well athakur, if high unemployment, 1trillion + in borrowed money each year, etc is good, you must be 8 - go talk to your dad. The faltering economy is NOT GOOD. On the subject of 'only learned about the affair after the election' , are you that dense that obama is lying (again) or is the obama administrator that stupid? I mean obama keeps pulling the "i didnt know" excuse. benghazi, the did not know there are marxists in his administration, this, etc, etc, etc. how is this leadership???

During the White House press briefing today, press secretary Jay Carney said that the White House found out about the Petraues affair the day after the election, despite that the investigation into the situation had been going on for months. The FBI knew about it, Attorney General Eric Holder knew about it and the affair was known as an "open secret." Carney refused to answer questions relating to why President Obama didn't know about the situation.

"I would refer you to the FBI and the Department of Justice," Carney said. 

When pressed for further details about Benghazi and...