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Christopher Stevens

Have we heard the last of Benghazi?

Have we heard the last of Benghazi?

What an embarrassment. After two years of intense partisan scrutiny, the Republican-chaired House Intelligence Committee has issued its definitive report on the tragic events at the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, where Ambassador Christopher Stevens lost his life. And what did it find? No cover-up or wrongdoing on the part of the Obama administration. Everybody did his job. Everybody acted honorably. It was simply one of those things that happens sometimes in dangerous places, pure and simple. Benghazi had become a bloody flag for the ultra-right. The city’s name was a constant refrain on the lips of people who couldn’t find Libya on a map if you paid them in...