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  •  It was reported by the McClatchey Newspaper... (1+ / 0-)
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    Ambassador Stevens was asked if he wanted more security and he refused.  As a matter of fact, he was asked twice, and turned it down both times.  

    •  I have read reports that Stevens requested more (1+ / 0-)
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      security as well as reports that he declined additional security.

      In my mind, I would like to know the protocol for who has the responsibility for these security decisions.  Second, what is the timeline and back and forth discussion that Amb Stevens and other State Dept staff in Libya had regarding security in Libya.

      I wonder if HRC will be attacked in the primaries by Democrats or the press on this issue.  I hope not, but if it happens I will not be surprised.


      The most important way to protect the environment is not to have more than one child.

      by nextstep on Wed Jan 15, 2014 at 11:36:03 PM PST

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      •  He supposedly declined CIA, etc forces, but did (0+ / 0-)

        ask for more State Department security. Don't know what that would be.

        It’s the Supreme Court, stupid! Followed by: It's always the Supreme Court! Progressives will win only when we convince a majority that they, too, are Progressive.

        by auapplemac on Thu Jan 16, 2014 at 07:47:38 PM PST

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