Three months ago today, President Obama woke up to the news that US Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans had been murdered during a terrorist attack on our consulate in Benghazi. The president had been informed that an active attack was underway the night before -- but how actively he followed the developing raid, and what (if any) orders he issued, remains a mystery. On September 12, the president skipped his daily intelligence briefing and flew to Las Vegas for a campaign rally. This much we know. The Obama campaign eventually accused Republicans of "politicizing" the massacre...
One of the reasons this gets no traction outside of the Right wing echo chamber is that many Americans are old enough to remember the events leading up to and following the invasion of Iraq where thousands of service members died due to faulty intelligence and denial that there even was an insurgency.
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