First off, the GOP, Fox news, Fox talk, Patriot XM channel and other right wing organizations need to drop this whole semantics issue when it comes to this Libya attack. The President definitely used the words “act of terror” when referring to the attack in Benghazi. Here are the President’s exact words the VERY NEXT day after the attack:
“No acts of terror will ever shake the resolve of this great nation, alter that character, or eclipse the light of the values that we stand for. Today we mourn four more Americans who represent the very best of the United States of America”
Why would he talk about “acts of terror” the next day and it not be about the incident that the press conference was called for? Why would he mention, “act of terror” and then mention the four Americans that died in a tragedy? The GOP is just looking foolish and petty with this issue.
Also, if the GOP is furious over this failure in intelligence by the Obama administration, but where was the outrage and condemnation when failed intelligence led to 3,000 US citizens getting killed on 9/11 and several thousand US troop in Iraq? Read more....