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Republicans grill Clinton during all-day hearing on Benghazi attacks

Republicans grill Clinton during all-day hearing on Benghazi attacks

Republicans on the House Benghazi committee put Hillary Rodham Clinton through an all-day test of political skill and physical endurance Thursday, but ultimately struggled to define a coherent case for their long-running inquiry.

Clinton handled questioning that at times grew personal and accusatory with a relentlessly calm and smiling demeanor. In her testimony on the Sept. 11, 2012, attacks on the U.S. diplomatic compound in the Libyan city, Clinton repeatedly pointed to the several previous investigations that found no wrongdoing by her.

She sought to seize a rhetorical high ground as Democrats and Republicans on the panel tangled over its purpose. At one point she watched,...

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