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Issa Responds to Presidentís Comments on Benghazi Whistleblowers
oversight.gov ^ | 4/30/13 | Daryll Issa

Posted on 04/30/2013 12:02:25 PM PDT by Nachum

WASHINGTON – House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) made the following statement in response to President Barack Obama’s assertion that he’s “not familiar” with Benghazi whistleblowers being blocked from telling their stories:

“A lawyer for Benghazi whistleblowers has publicly stated that the State Department is blocking her client’s ability to talk freely with counsel. Over the past two weeks, I have sent four letters requesting that this Administration make information available about how lawyers – who already have security clearances and are representing Benghazi whistleblowers – can be cleared to fully hear their clients’ stories. I have yet to receive any response from the Obama Administration.

“Even if the President really doesn’t know anything about someone wanting to come forward, his position should be that whistleblowers deserve protection and that anyone who has different information about Benghazi is free to come forward to Congress. The President’s unwillingness to commit himself to protecting whistleblowers only aids those in his Administration who are intimidating them.”

Issa’s four letters requesting that the Administration make information available for lawyers representing Benghazi whistleblowers:

(Excerpt) Read more at oversight.house.gov ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 113th; benghazi; benghazihearings; benghaziwb; caughtlying; coverup; issa; liar; obamalies; obamamafia; southcarolinareps; thug; whistleblowers
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A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth gets up in the morning
1 posted on 04/30/2013 12:02:25 PM PDT by Nachum
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To: Jet Jaguar; NorwegianViking; ExTexasRedhead; HollyB; FromLori; EricTheRed_VocalMinority; ...

The list, Ping

Let me know if you would like to be on or off the ping list

http://www.nachumlist.com/


2 posted on 04/30/2013 12:03:07 PM PDT by Nachum (The Obama "List" at www.nachumlist.com)
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To: Nachum

Oh, Obama was thinking o something else......
Simple mistake


3 posted on 04/30/2013 12:05:15 PM PDT by supremedoctrine
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To: Nachum

We’re in the midst of the aftermath cover-up of the aftermath cover-up of the cover-up.


4 posted on 04/30/2013 12:05:37 PM PDT by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
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To: GeorgeWashingtonsGhost

He is either the biggest most incompetent idiot or the biggest liar in this country. He cannot have it both ways. Or can he????


5 posted on 04/30/2013 12:07:09 PM PDT by shankbear (The tree of Liberty appears to be perishing because there are few patriots willing to refresh it.)
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To: Nachum

“Paging Howard Dean..........Paging Howard Dean.......”


6 posted on 04/30/2013 12:07:10 PM PDT by blackdog (There is no such thing as healing, only a balance between destructive and constructive forces.)
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To: Nachum

So you will defund the SD until you get cooperation right?

No?

Why yhe Fxxx not?


7 posted on 04/30/2013 12:07:28 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Nachum; Jet Jaguar; NorwegianViking; ExTexasRedhead; HollyB; FromLori; EricTheRed_VocalMinority; ...

Note the dozens of Republicans in the House & Senate standing proud next to Issa......


8 posted on 04/30/2013 12:08:29 PM PDT by stephenjohnbanker
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To: Nachum
Take your pick.


9 posted on 04/30/2013 12:08:52 PM PDT by Bubba_Leroy (The Obamanation Continues)
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To: GeorgeWashingtonsGhost

10 posted on 04/30/2013 12:10:37 PM PDT by billorites (freepo ergo sum)
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To: Norm Lenhart

The Professor was a piece of work indeed. We need more like her.

Well, like we need more DEmoNcrats...but I repeat myself ;)


11 posted on 04/30/2013 12:11:57 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Bubba_Leroy
I didn't post any monkey see no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil pictures, because


12 posted on 04/30/2013 12:12:42 PM PDT by Bubba_Leroy (The Obamanation Continues)
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To: Norm Lenhart

OK, this is ridiculous. Third wrong thread post in 2 days. G’night all ;)


13 posted on 04/30/2013 12:12:59 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: Nachum

At last the battle is joined!


14 posted on 04/30/2013 12:13:00 PM PDT by jpsb
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To: annieokie; penelopesire; maggief; Protect the Bill of Rights; thouworm; SE Mom; Nachum; onyx; ...
Fight them, Issa. Don't just give statements. Punch them out!

Anyone wanting on or off this ping list, please advise.


15 posted on 04/30/2013 12:14:03 PM PDT by MestaMachine
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To: shankbear

Nobody can believe that it is incompetence. It is corruption.


16 posted on 04/30/2013 12:20:33 PM PDT by Piranha
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To: Nachum
I heard Obama say that - he doesn't know anything about the people and their lawyers trying to get information and their wanting to testify.

I couldn't believe what I was hearing. He was lying, absolutely lying. He has to know about that as it's everywhere on news channels and on the internet. Certainly he's been informed of that. I'm sure he's the one who said don't give them anything and threaten their jobs, do anything to stop them from testifying. He is just dirt.

17 posted on 04/30/2013 12:20:51 PM PDT by Marcella (Prepping can save your life today. Going Galt is freedom.)
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To: Nachum
He knows about it now so ... get them some lawyers.

Only the POTUS had the authority to act!

0bama was notified immediately and automatically when the Benghazi consulate triggered the "Imminent Danger Notification System" alert. He did nothing.

Judge Jeanine Investigates Benghazi Gate Part 4 - 10/20/2012 video 6:53
Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer (U.S. Army ret.), former CIA Station Chief Gary Berntsen and former CIA operative Mike Baker

They confirm everything Col. Hunt said about automatic notifications to the WH and add more details.

Howie Carr interview with Col. Hunt On The Newest Libyan Revelations audio 28:37

There are three scandals here...

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Denial of requests for security were a dereliction of duty. The lies and misdirection about the "video" after the attack were fraud and malfeasance under the color of authority. The inaction during the attack was something more than that.

The failure to act during the attack is the direct equivalent of desertion IMO.

ONE man had the authority to act that night.

ONE man deserted his post!

EXCLUSIVE: CIA operators were denied request for help during Benghazi attack, sources say

0bama abandoned his post. 0bama Is A Deserter!

18 posted on 04/30/2013 12:21:06 PM PDT by TigersEye (If babies had guns they wouldn't be aborted)
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To: Nachum

Please, let this be the final nail in the coffin! Hopefully, Issa or someone else can figure out how to make the administration respond to all the subpoenas. If not, hopefully, someone will figure out a way to work around them and get the job done!


19 posted on 04/30/2013 12:25:05 PM PDT by MomofMarine
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To: Nachum

Zero’s duplicitous rhetoric is catching up with him, finally.
Political cartoon in my newspaper this morning shows him in front of a podium with GUN CONTROL written on it, that superior, smarmy expression on his face, and his statement below, “If there’s a step we can take to save even one child, we should take that step.”
Next panel, same drawing but the words PLANNED PARENTHOOD. His comment, “Never mind.”
He and his administration have a lot of those, “I wasn’t aware/What does it matter/Never mind” moments.


20 posted on 04/30/2013 12:29:01 PM PDT by tumblindice (Muslims: Let's turn them inside outside)
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