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Report: Obama Was Briefed on Benghazi Terrorism Connection Days Before Susan Rice's Public Denials

pascagoulapappy Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 3:42 PM
The August 2001 intelligence briefing to which you allude had no actionable info; Bush did not "blow it off." What do you call it when Whiten House poobahs watch footage of an actual assault and do nothing, despite clear requests for help from the victims?

Just last week, the president adamantly defended his Ambassador to the United Nations, Susan Rice, who is widely rumored to be a leading contender to replace Hillary Clinton at State.  Rice appeared on all five Sunday morning shows on September 16, five days after the deadly 9/11 attacks.  She advanced three core assertions for public consumption:
 

(1) The the violence had spilled over from "spontaneous" protests over an internet video.  (There were no protests outside of the Benghazi consulate leading up to the...