House votes to create new Benghazi investigation

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Updated: 5/08 10:56 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House has voted to establish a new investigation of the deadly assault in Benghazi, Libya, with Republicans vowing to dig deeper in a search for truth.

Democrats say the election-year inquiry is actually a political ploy to raise campaign cash and motivate GOP voters, and they're weighing a boycott.

The vote Thursday was 232-186.

Four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens, died in the Sept. 11, 2012, attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission.

Republicans accuse the Obama administration of misleading the American people about the nature of the attack during a presidential campaign and stonewalling multiple congressional inquiries.
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Speed - 5/8/2014 8:33 PM
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sandwulf-You answered your own question in your previous post. If you're not part of the cure,you're part of the PROBLEM. Show us what YOU'D do to resolve this. And Yeah,Eric-in THIS case,we ARE all about the truth,and if Repubs,Tea Partiers or Independents are responsible for this,THEY WILL FALL. The Party won't matter,because this about something bigger than just blame.

Sandwulf - 5/8/2014 7:00 PM
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Basic Question. When are we ever going to stop playing the blame game and actually get things done in this country?

Sandwulf - 5/8/2014 6:58 PM
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What else is new? Not like they want to get anything done while Obama is president. Just spend all their time working against him. Of course I never see them bring up all the George W. Bush incidents. Just an assumption that Obama had to do with the deaths of 4 people, while George W. Bush led the way to 2 false wars, and took the Economy that Clinton left, and destroyed it. More examples of Faux News and Republican Hate Radio that keeps this junk alive! When will the house do something useful? :P

ericboyer - 5/8/2014 3:48 PM
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Right because Republicans are all about "Truth."
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