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Will Republicans Stand by the Benghazi 'Stand-Down Order' Conspiracy?
One of the many threads in the tapestry of Benghazi conspiracy theories is the contention that, faced with a terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate there, the American military didn't do what it could have to save lives.
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6 hrs ago
Poll Shows Mitt Romney Would Dominate The New Hampshire Primary If He Decides To Run Again
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney would have a whopping, 22-point lead over the next-best theoretical GOP challenger in New Hampshire's 2016 Republican primary, according to a new poll from WMUR.
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Congress grills officials over controversial embassy designs
A House committee grilled State Department officials Thursday citing original reporting from CBS News on a controversial government initiative CBS first reported on last month .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Senate approves Utah land exchange
Washington a The Senate approved a land exchange in Utah and a minor correction to a law with big implications for the Provo River Water Users Association during a flurry of activity Wednesday, and the two bills are now headed to President Barack Obama for his signature.
Elijah Cummings: The Democrats' first line of defense against Republican attacks
There is no better manifestation of the rancorous partisan gridlock that has gripped Congress in recent years than the parties' proxy war between Reps.
US Military officers' testimony undermines Benghazi 'stand down' theory
This May 8, 2013, file photo shows House Oversight Committee Chairman Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., left, confering with Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, right, on Capitol Hill in Washington, during a House Oversight Committee hearing about the deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
APNewsBreak: No 'stand down' order in Benghazi
This Sept. 14, 2012, file photo shows Libyan military guards as they check one of the U.S. Consulate's burnt out buildings after a deadly attack on Tuesday, September 11, 2012, in Benghazi.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Billions In Taxpayer Dollars Spent On 'Poetic' Embassy Architecture
Under the Obama administration, embassy construction costs have exploded even while security - a major issue in the Benghazi scandal - has grown worse.
The Republican Divide Over Whether to Sue or Impeach Obama
House Speaker John Boehner rejected Sarah Palin's scorched earth approach to the border crisis on Wednesday, saying he "disagrees" that impeaching the President is a viable solution.
Former congressman lobbying for casino magnate
Former Rep. Connie Mack is lobbying for legislation to ban online gambling on behalf of Las Vegas magnate Sheldon Adelson, according to federal records.
Salt Lake Tribune
Jason Chaffetz has gut feeling Mitt Romney runs again
Mitt Romney has consistently said he isn't running for president again, but his friend Rep. Jason Chaffetz thinks otherwise.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
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At least one House Republican thinks Mitt Romney will make another run for the White House in 2016 - and this time, he says the 2012 runner-up will emerge victorious.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
GOP Rep. Believes Mitt Romney Will Run in 2016 and Win
Remember Mitt Romney ? He ran for president in 2012 and there's a "Draft Mitt" movement to get him to try again in two years , in spite of Romney's response earlier this year to the big 2016 question being the word "no" repeated eleven times.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
The Washington Post
House members try a DIY preemptive bipartisanship
The congressman scarfed down a stack of pancakes and bacon at a breakfast place near the water.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
150 Border Agents to Rio Grande
Homeland Security Sec. Jeh Johnson announced the "immediate deployment " of approximately 150 Border Patrol agents to the area of the border seeing the most traffic of unaccompanied illegal immigrant minors.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Oversight Chairman Race: Mike Turner Runs As Reformer In More Than One Sense
"I think the committee has somewhat atrophied on its core mission of government reform," he said in an interview in his office in the Rayburn House Office Building.
Flashback: Obama Official ClaimedBorder Adaquately Staffed SixDays Before Obama Ask
Six days before President Obama called for more funding to address the tens of thousands of unaccompanied children streaming across the southern U.S. border, a top Obama administration official said the border patrol was "adequately staffed" and had the "resources available" to deal with the problem.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Utah's Chaffetz takes a tour of the liberal side
That's not something fathomable for the folks in inner-city Baltimore where the more pressing concerns are crime, unemployment and poverty.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
EPA to Congress: Help Us Fire Misbehaving Employees Faster
"I believe it is my obligation to provide the leadership and stewardship needed to ensure we grow the kind of organization that the dedicated, hardworking, professional public servants at EPA deserve," EPA's Gina McCarthy said.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Overnight Tech: Google starts forgetting
THE LEDE: Google on Thursday begin rolling out new filters on searches in Europe, after a top court last month ordered the company to delete some links.