PostPartisan: Benghazi


Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 01/16/2014

Benghazi, Occupy and political graveyards

The Benghazi report could have been worse for Hillary Clinton if it hadn’t tried too hard.

By Carter Eskew  |  10:27 AM ET, 01/16/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Chris Christie, hillary clinton, Occupy Wall Street, Tea Party

Posted at 12:23 PM ET, 05/21/2013

The Insiders: Obama needs a plan

President Obama should go on the offensive and turbocharge an effort for corporate tax reform, open an aggressive debate about entitlement eligibility and means testing, and delay the implementation of ObamaCare.

By Ed Rogers  |  12:23 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Benghazi, doj, entitlement reform, irs, obamacare, tax reform, The Insiders

Posted at 02:36 PM ET, 05/20/2013

The Insiders: 'Nothing to see here' is not a viable strategy

President Obama and the White House want the scandals they face to disappear, but they are going to face increased scrutiny in the days ahead.

By Ed Rogers  |  02:36 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Benghazi, irs, sarah hall ingram, The Insiders

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 05/16/2013

The Insiders: White House spins the scandals

Jay Carney is going to have a hard time remembering all of the lies and half-truths related to the scandals the Obama Administration is currently facing.

By Ed Rogers  |  10:07 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, irs, Jack Lew, jay carney, The Insiders, White House

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 05/16/2013

When will the hurting stop for President Obama?

Seizure of reporters' phone records may do the most harm

By Carter Eskew  |  09:51 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, Benghazi, CIA, Howard Baker, irs, obama, Watergate, White House

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Obama right about Benghazi 'sideshow'

The scandal is not in what Rice said. No, the scandal is that all this congressional table-thumping doesn't address the real issue of diplomatic security.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  03:37 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, hillary clinton, Jason Chaffetz, Presidient Barack Obama, Susan Rice

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 05/13/2013

The Insiders: Benghazi is dream scenario for Republicans

Republicans' two favorite bones buried together: Hilary Clinton and Barack Obama

By Carter Eskew  |  11:11 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Benghazi, Hilary Clinton, John Boehner, Karl Rove, Rand Paul, Robert Gates

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 05/13/2013

The Insiders: The Obama IRS nightmare is just getting started

The details are just starting to come to light, but the targeting of tea Party and patriot groups by the Obama IRS is a scandal that could affect the November 2014 elections.

By Ed Rogers  |  10:00 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Benghazi, irs, Tea Party, The Insiders

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 05/10/2013

PostScript: Robinson and Benghazi vs. BENGHAZI!

Readers respond to Robinson's exasperation over Benghazi hype.

By Rachel Manteuffel  |  03:41 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, PostScript

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 05/10/2013

The Insiders: Enough Benghazi already

Republicans need to move on, because we have more important things to do.

By Ed Rogers  |  11:55 AM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Congress, Republicans, state department, The Insiders, tom pickering

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Good for Hillary

Sen. Ron Johnson's demeanor was befitting a first-term Tea Partyer who is deaf to anything other than his own sound and fury.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  12:35 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, hillary clinton

Posted at 08:27 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Two words missing from Benghazi report

In the 39 pages of the unclassified report on the Benghazi, Libya, attack of Sept. 11, 2012, Susan Rice never appears.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  08:27 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, hillary clinton, John McCain, Susan Rice

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 12/17/2012

Newtown and the fog of incomplete information

Much was wrong in the first reports of what happened in Connecticut, as in Libya.

By Colbert I. King  |  12:45 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Connecticut shooting, Newtown, Susan Rice

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 12/13/2012

The ignoble hounding of Susan Rice

Three senators belittled her experience, questioned her competence and wondered about her temperament for a job that she was only rumored to be considered for.

By Jonathan Capehart  |  05:04 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barack Obama, Benghazi, Secretary of State