Podesta Leaks: The Obama-Clinton E-mails
Among the most noteworthy of the hacked e-mails from John Podesta’s accounts is an exchange in which Podesta consults Clinton consigliere Cheryl Mills about the private e-mail exchanges between President Obama and then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
As readers …
Hillary’s Benghazi Coverup Threatens Terror Prosecutions
Well, you heard it here first: As I warned back in August 2015, Hillary Clinton’s recklessly irresponsible mishandling of classified intelligence and destruction of thousands of government records was certain to undermine any government attempt to prosecute cases related to …
How Hillary Lied to Parents of Benghazi Dead
Donald J. Trump really knows how to stick his foot in his mouth. And then his calf. And then his thigh. If he keeps going, he will be in real trouble.
The Republican presidential nominee’s protracted fight with Ghazala …
Pat Smith: ‘I Blame Hillary Clinton Personally for the Death of My Son’
As Jim Geraghty has noted, last night’s Republican convention schedule reflected an attempt to focus in on the harm inflicted on ordinary Americans by the policies of Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. To that end, Pat Smith, the mother …
Outsourcing Security Is Dumb and Deadly
It is not a theory that delegating the protection of our embassy and military personnel to other countries risks lives. It is a reality bathed in American blood.
The latest reports on Benghazi, released this week, underscore the persistent dangers …
Why Doesn’t the Buck Stop with Hillary?
‘A lot of people tell pollsters they don’t trust me,” Hillary Clinton said Monday during a speech in Chicago. “Now, I don’t like hearing that and I have thought a lot about what is behind it.”
One would …
Sidney Blumenthal and Media Matters
Sidney Blumenthal is one of those oddly permanent figures in American politics. Starting in the mid-1990s, the journalist has been an enduring presence around the Clinton family, and he is thought to be one of Hillary Clinton’s closest …
No Death Penalty for a Benghazi Jihadist — Is this Law or Politics?
In a terse submission to the federal district court in Washington, D.C., the Obama Justice Department has announced that it will not seek the death penalty against Ahmed Abu Khatallah. He is the only terrorist charged in the Benghazi …
Hillary: Benghazi Families ‘Absolutely Wrong’ I Told Them a YouTube Video Responsible
Hillary Clinton, in Wednesday night’s CNN debate, accused the Benghazi families of being dishonest when telling the media she told them a YouTube video sparked the attack that killed four Americans. Univision’s Jorge Ramos played a video of Sean Spicer’s …
In 13 Hours, Surviving CIA Contractors’ Stand-Down Story Might Help GOP — They Hope
Still smelling of popcorn and soda, the luminaries of the conservative scene in Washington, D.C., filed into the ballroom of the Georgetown Ritz-Carlton on Friday night. They’d just left a movie screening put on by GOP research group …
Why Didn’t the Obama Administration Tell the Truth about Chris Stevens’s Death?
“Before you speak, ask yourself, is it kind, is it necessary, is it true, does it improve on the silence?”
When a person you love dies, you want to know why. At least I do. Often, it is …
State Dept: HRC Failed to Turn Over 30 Benghazi Emails
The State Department says about 30 emails that may be related to the 2012 attack on U.S. compounds in Benghazi, Libya, are among the thousands of Hillary Clinton emails recovered during the FBI’s recently closed investigation into her …
Hillary Clinton’s Benghazi Debacle: Arming Jihadists in Libya . . . and Syria
As U.S. armed forces attack ISIS in Libya, WikiLeaks is poised to remind us that ISIS is in Libya — indeed, that ISIS is ISIS — thanks to disastrous policies championed by Hillary Clinton as President Obama’s secretary of state. …
WATCH: Benghazi Widow Says Hillary Clinton Has ‘No Right’ to Tell Her to Move On
This week, the Select Committee on Benghazi issued it’s final report absolving Hillary Clinton of any responsibility for the failed response to the attacks. Tyrone Woods, one of the four victims that night, left behind a wife and young son. …
What We Do Know about the Benghazi Attack Demands a Reckoning
Nine months before a terrorist attack on U.S. government facilities in Benghazi, Libya, killed four American officials, including ambassador J. Christopher Stevens, the State Department dispatched a security officer to assess the threat there. In an interview with the …
The Benghazi Debacle Should Have Ended Hillary Clinton’s Career
Do failures and lies matter any longer? If you are a prominent Democratic politician, what exactly is the level of wrongdoing that will end your career?
Reading the long-awaited report from the House Select Committee on Benghazi and the associated …
Benghazi Committee Trades Fire with Conservative Watchdog
After a two-year investigation, the House Select Committee on Benghazi is weeks away from issuing its final report on the federal government’s response to the 2012 terror attack that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans in Libya.
Hillary . . . Why Would the Benghazi Mom Have Made Up Her Story?
In last night’s Democratic debate, Hillary Clinton was asked about how Patricia Smith, the mother of one of the Americans who was killed in the Benghazi attacks, accused Clinton of lying to her at her son’s funeral.
Hillary: ‘I Know Some People Have Raised Questions’ About Accuracy of ‘13 Hours’
Hillary Clinton says the new Benghazi film “13 Hours” gets the facts wrong. Asked this morning on Meet the Press whether “everything was done that night that could have” saved Ambassador Stevens, Clinton said “yes.”
“Based on everything I know and …
Benghazi Mom After Seeing 13 Hours: ‘Hillary Is a Liar!’
The mother of Sean Smith, an American who died during the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attack, exploded at Hillary Clinton during an emotional appearance on Fox News last night.
Pat Smith had recently attended new the Benghazi-themed film, 13 Hours. Smith told Megyn …