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-- testimony about the big -- terror attack in front of a congressional committee today.
Turns -- watching congressman Jim Jordan from Ohio who was at the hearing and was was avoiding congressman that you heard today.
I think bill that were out to key facts first sighting of the status without any doubt.
That ambassador rice misled the American people on the Sunday show without a doubt he went out and told a different story than than the facts -- OK let that stop you there.
-- I think everybody knows that -- -- and she's apologize that I do we know who ordered her to mislead.
We do not know that that's a book but that's the other one the other important back to -- in this committee has.
Even the Democrats agree we need more hearings Elijah Cummings says we need more people in front this committee so that we can get to the truth get to the facts.
Find out who in fact did tell investor rights to go lie to the American people.
That you -- media day that was.
I don't think it would say delighted the American people they would say.
This is the story that we feel.
I don't think ambassador rice knew what she was talking about I could be wrong.
I think she's a pawn in this but it was somebody you pushed her out there and that's what you guys got to find out.
Exactly the other fact that I think was was clear was this goes right to the top of the Department of State.
Cheryl Mills counselor to the secretary chief of staff to Secretary Clinton.
Pat called and talked to.
The lawyer who was -- this is -- -- they send a reminder.
To follow congressman -- -- and the -- was instructed and Greg hicks was instructed as the head of mission in Libya instructed not to have any conversations.
With congressman -- -- when he came to investigate.
Without this lawyer being present president.
This was on -- first time it's ever happened -- -- testified today.
That in all he -- 22 years dozens of congressional.
Delegations come to visit post he's held he's never once had that kind of instruction.
-- a lawyer was to be present for every single interaction he had with.
Congressman -- and let me recap the.
-- let me recap Cheryl Mills the attorney for secretary of state Hillary Clinton right.
She attorney chief of staff and chief counselor to detect an important -- -- yes and she assigns an attorney.
To go to Libya.
All right with congressman -- it's.
When he talks to mr.
hicks who's second in command.
So they did -- -- to tell all the congressman what he'd do without them hearing about.
What exactly and if it is as the president said -- has Secretary Clinton has said if the goal to get to the truth.
If we really want to get this right as Secretary Clinton has said.
Then why try to impede and obstruct.
Conversations between the chief of mission and a member of congress was on the committee of jurisdiction that they've played I -- get -- truth here let me play devil's advocate.
-- the middle of a presidential race all right the Obama people and Hillary Clinton know that this Ben Ghazi situation Coolidge.
Negatively affect President Obama -- re election so.
To have eyes and ears and they can refute anything a Republican congressman would say I each -- they said the wrong guy to be in the room.
That's probably why they did it now.
No -- I -- -- he could very well be the reason but what I do know -- mr.
hicks has had 22 years of service to our country held several posts around the country and around the world.
There have been all kinds of presidential elections in that time period in his tenure and he's never once had this situation occur where a where a baby sitter was sent along with a congressional delegation to make -- Congressman tickets couldn't get all the facts were trying to get to the truth did the board did the lawyer in he'd hicks from telling chase these.
What he wanted to tablet.
Well here's what we do know there was a classified briefing the lawyer was not allowed to go that rethink I didn't have the clearance.
Once that briefing is over.
hicks gets a call.
From Cheryl Mills finding out what went on what took place there so there was only one was hurt they -- -- no doubt about it but.
In the hearing today and I followed it fairly closely as did my staff.
There was -- Obama wasn't even.
-- always -- -- -- deal with him was mostly Hillary Clinton in what she knew and when she know -- But there really isn't any nailed down on it I mean -- can't accuse her of anything at this point.
And other members of the committee on the democratic side we're actively running interference.
Help being secretary of state Clinton.
And the president correct.
They were but understand this -- even the ranking member mr.
Said we need additional hearings even the Democrats understand.
This game we haven't got to the bottom of this we need additional hearings we need to find out military certain military questions that were raised we need to find out why in fact was a lawyer sent on a congressional delegation and to make sure that congressman Jacobs did he get to talk with everyone and anyone he won it in a 101 fashion.
Why did all those so even congressman Cummings says we need additional help you got to bring in ambassador rice that's the after being -- -- got asked point blank I would -- callebs -- -- To say that.
Bogus theory who ordered you to say quote hey that's the crux of the matter then the thing might start to unravel -- -- and congressman doubt he would love we would all love a chance to have and that's to rise on the witness stand under oath answering that very clear what what is holding that up why isn't she there.
Where where we're gonna keep working on that we're gonna try to get that we everywhere we want to -- -- we just want to make sure it's the right time right and we get the -- his.
It is the right time you got these attacks are now high grade and it's a very simple question told you -- Without that fictional story I want to -- we just got to get high rise apartment.
We appreciate director.
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