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The most telling signs in the incomplete state of the big -- the investigation.
Is the fact that not one of the survivors of the big guys the attack.
From the consulate -- annexed Arab public -- testified.
Despite nearly a full year of Baltimore committee investigations.
Not one witness has -- brought before the committee to publicly testify -- -- About what happened that night.
Instead of learning -- details of the attack in the US response in public hearings.
The American people may instead read about it and one of the books that have been announced in recent weeks.
-- -- -- -- from Virginia saying that he wants answers he wants them now he's going to continue to give speeches on the house floor is going to continue to write letters to figure out where these survivors have been -- attacks are as you mentioned a number of them are.
Writing books with lucrative deals.
That plus the security hearing up on the hill about the security at the compound -- back with the panel.
Well there is lots -- beneath the surface on -- and I don't think anybody should should think for a minute that just because we haven't been.
Reading about it in New York Times or another mainstream.
News accounts that there's not things happening -- -- and his committee have continued.
-- conducting these transfer.
Interviews they did one with -- Thomas Pickering who wrote the administrative review review boards.
They've done others.
There is more questions being asked on the intelligence side about why we haven't gotten these guys who do -- and fox is reported.
Repeatedly that we know who many in the Packers were many of the participants in the attack war.
And yet apparently it's is not safe is security on the ground is not safe for us to go -- and get him.
That's a problem you'd think there'd be more urgency so this is a story that's I think you know a lot happening underneath the surface right now but it's it's.
It's not going away.
And be -- speaker Boehner on all of this I mean wolf is calling for a select committee as have others.
Where -- Well and he took a real interest in this investigation going on and was.
Highlighting it in his remarks to reporters and very supportive of the investigations and the oversight activity I think right now he's generally speaking.
-- -- admitted that retreat from public comments on anything.
He's -- really trying to sort of stay in the background as they figure out how to handle.
There approach on immigration and what -- most critically they're gonna do in the fall about some kind of deal to avert.
Default so that's what's consuming.
What what's going on capitol and what you see congressman wolf doing is because I disagree with Steve.
There might be something going on in the background is disappearing from the news in the focus in the Obama administration -- points out has been able to.
Put things off and trying to defuse controversies in and -- try to help address them later and so.
-- -- this committee has oversight committee will be holding.
Very interest in hearing about what do you counter.
The they are being.
Accountability review board a report did and did not do what truths it uncovered and what it failed to.
To look into.
In between I think blockbusters.
Like Gregory hicks is testimony.
Who spoke with ambassador Stephens tonight he was in Tripoli.
There is there tends to be a focus on everything -- consuming.
The news and and John -- I can't send some White House Republicans what you're doing with.
And and I -- leave her Zimmerman trial.
I nuclear option all these things attempt to take over the focus of the day Charles on the diplomatic security front.
One of the things that the candidly review ward said was that certain people in the State Department.
Essentially had faults they named them they are now on paid believe you've.
The assistant secretary acting assistant secretary was asked about that.
-- today what's up with these people.
It is complex because there -- sets of rules and procedures within the foreign service about this -- people.
It is -- clear understanding.
That this entire issue set the secretary of State's level.
That she's getting recommendations on how to deal with this and he will finally make the decision on what is going to be outcome.
With the four people there.
-- -- -- Getting paid that and they're still on board look at this has to do -- very complicated and protective.
Civil service laws to make it almost impossible to get anybody.
Fired or demoted and and that happens across the board.
The majors -- -- about information we haven't gotten anything out of the White House -- apartment.
The media -- should end of the Democrats.
In their house and and the senator understood either so against all that I think the speaker strategy is.
One scandal at a time he's gonna do IRS tomorrow and what -- -- to seize on -- hopefully they're gonna get.
Some kind of system major testimony that we'll shift public opinion on this.
-- this media is interest.
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