Investigators looking for lessons from the fatal terrorist attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi might want to start on Capitol Hill, where Congress slashed spending on diplomatic security and U.S. embassy construction over the past two years.
Since 2010, Congress cut $296 million from the State Department’s spending request for embassy security and construction, with additional cuts in other State Department security accounts, according to an analysis by a former appropriations committee staffer.
I’m sure we’ll find out from Lindsay what a US Ambassador was doing at a CIA safehouse too. Probably looking for WMDs smuggled out of Iraq into Syria to be traded for arms for the rebels, the WMDs converted into cash by selling cocaine in LA.
Or something USA! USA!