Last week, we alerted you to the infuriating, heart-wrenching revelation that at least three specific requests for military help from besieged Americans in Benghazi were rejected by someone in the chain of command. This decision was made despite the established fact that US officials in Tripoli, the State Department, the Pentagon and the White House were watching the horror unfold in real time, via a video feed from an unmanned drone hovering over the city. Democrats won't say if that drone was armed (and therefore capable of raining fire on the terrorists who were...
It makes sense to cut the intelligence budget when you 1) Don't WANT to know what is happening in a region and need plausible deniability, and 2) Actually like the changes happening in regions such as the Middle East, and 3) No longer have the capability to project military might into a region.
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