Did President Obama make the GOP an offer they can't refuse?
Reaction from Peter Johnson, Jr.
- Duration 3:35
- Date Nov 15, 2012
Reaction from Peter Johnson, Jr.
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President Obama challenging Republicans to bring it on after they criticized United Nations ambassador Susan Rice and her response to the attacks him and -- If Senator McCain.
And senator Graham and others want to go after somebody they should go after me.
And I'm happy to have that discussion with a but for them to go after.
The UN ambassador.
Who had nothing to do -- doesn't.
And was simply making a presentation based on intelligence that she had received.
And -- divert besmirch her reputation.
So what's the president's challenge to those two Republican senators a Smart move.
Let's talk to Fox News legal analyst Peter Johnson junior.
David it's it's the shortest honeymoon after presidential election and -- yeah president throws down the says the Republicans and independents in the congress.
Let's -- let's talk about this I want to have a discussion.
I will discuss -- would legislative branch lets -- discussion.
Now any summoned to a degree of indignation and outrage.
If not raged for its ambassador Susan Rice that we haven't heard in response to the killings of four Americans.
So I would like to hear the president say let's and.
When you hit the United States you hit me Barack Obama and uncommon after you and I'll have that discussion with you al-Qaeda.
Or any of the al-Qaeda groups that may have been responsible for this and that point Steve.
We're really get lost in the weeds.
-- -- discussion of what America is doing to bring these people to justice I don't know the Obama administration.
-- is indictments.
In federal courts United States so where -- the indictment.
-- if there's not an indictment where is the killing.
Of the people who perpetrated these acts of murder.
Of war of terror.
On our Americans that should be the outrage that should be the indignation.
-- and so we don't have the facts we don't know what happened before during and after we now have a leak now out of American intelligence -- -- -- the CIA didn't really ask.
For help her and self.
We've had other reports that they that they had laser sights on the ground ready for the assistant.
Have been actually you know the Tony took when he was talking about senators Graham and also Senator McCain -- I could get I can kinda get that tone when he was talking about the Republicans in the fiscal -- the negotiations over taxes of I guess I kinda get that disease he ran -- -- But here.
The Republican just like everybody else we just want to know why did for Americans wanted to get it yeah indeed the American people.
Are are really -- so electorate they're not -- -- for this sex scandal this distraction they're not gonna -- this mono a mono distraction to the president taking on.
His former rival for president Senator McCain -- senator Lindsey Graham and certainly Kelly up.
That's not going to solve the questions -- the questions remain the answers have not been forthcoming.
The senate and the house need to get to the bottom of this is a matter of national.
National pride and the honor and dignity that -- your lives deserve.
You know what Peter you've predicted that General Petraeus a couple of days ago you said that he we don't want to testifying he's gonna do it tomorrow.
He could connect a lot of the dots we'll have to wait and finally as senator kit the content and is said.
Publicly that he publicly has to happen indeed we -- -- do you think you remind you what.