Everybody is still buzzing about the eight minute battle between ABC News’s Jonathan Karl and White House press secretary Jay Carney over the latest revelations about the origin of talking points that wrongly blamed a Youtube video for the September 11, 2012, terrorist attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya.
Karl repeatedly pressured Carney on why the talking points provided for then-UN ambassador Susan Rice said an anti-Muslim internet video was the cause of the terrorist attack, even after a former CIA deputy director said its intelligence did not give reason to blame the video.
Indeed, in the aftermath of the terrorist attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, Libya, Jay Carney, then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and Obama stood in front of cameras and blamed the attack on an anti-muslim video. Now team Obama is trying to have it both ways.
But you can hear them in their own words.
We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse. Read more.
Send this to friend