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Thread: GOP voted to cut funding for embassy security

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    Quote Originally Posted by cuzinvinny View Post
    For What Its Worth:

    " Ambassador Patrick Kennedy, Undersecretary for Management, and Charlene Lamb, the Deputy Assistant Secretary responsible for diplomatic security, maintained that security arrangements were adequate. Lamb said . She denied that budget cuts had affected decision making on security arrangements, as some had charged."
    The budgets going to be cut more next year, no way the WH wants to appear to not be able to handle doing things with less. Besides if the WH believed the the security arrangements where less than "adequate", the executive branch can send in anywhere they want as last year shows...instead of calling it kinetic military action in Libya last year call it non-kinetic military action, war on terror or whatever it was called when he decided to send 100 troops into Uganda to fight rebels,etc...without Congressional approval.
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    Quote Originally Posted by cuzinvinny View Post
    How about taking the politics out of it and finding out what went wrong and fixing it pronto ...........

    4 Americans died from an obvious miscalculation ...also do not see the slightest bit of humor....and find it hard to believe that one would even ask such a question
    The mother of a former Navy SEAL killed in Libya has called on Mitt Romney to stop talking about her son during his political campaign.

    A spokesman for the Republican presidential candidate says Romney will respect her wishes.

    Romney in recent days has been telling voters of chance encounter with the former SEAL, Glen Doherty, at a Christmas party two or three years ago. Doherty was among four Americans killed in the attacks in Benghazi.

    Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/poli...#ixzz2923XupDg

    Yes, yes, we must keep politics out of it.....unless it can be used for political gain, right?
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