Congressman Who Led Benghazi Investigation Says He Succeeded By Hurting Hillary’s Poll Numbers

CREDIT: AP PHOTO/J. SCOTT APPLEWHITE THINK PROGRESS A third GOP congressman has now declared that the Benghazi Committee was successful because it hurt Hillary Clinton’s presidential prospects. “You know, people often ask Trey Gowdy and myself, what did our investigations do?” Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) told Boston Herald Radio on Friday morning. Gowdy currently chairs… More Congressman Who Led Benghazi Investigation Says He Succeeded By Hurting Hillary’s Poll Numbers

Michigan Governor Under Fire For Flint Water Crisis, Blames Clinton For ‘Politicizing’ Issue

CREDIT: AP PHOTO/PAUL SANCYA THINK PROGRESS After Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (D) slammed Gov. Rick Snyder (R-MI) for the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan, the governor voiced displeasure on Monday that she was “politicizing” the situation. “People can draw their own conclusions, but that’s what it appears to me,” the Republican governor told… More Michigan Governor Under Fire For Flint Water Crisis, Blames Clinton For ‘Politicizing’ Issue

Benghazi film flops at the box office

YouTube THE HILL Michael Bay’s action movie about the Benghazi, Libya, terror attacks stumbled at the box office this weekend, opening at No. 4 in American theaters. “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” opened with an estimated $19.6 million domestically, according to The Hollywood Reporter. “American Sniper,” which opened the same weekend a year… More Benghazi film flops at the box office

Sanders and Clinton Neck-and-Neck in Iowa and New Hampshire

(Photo: Charlie Leight, Getty Images) COMMON DREAMS New poll finds Sanders more electable in both states when matched against Trump, Cruz, or Rubio Just weeks ahead of the Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are neck-and-neck, polls released Sunday reveal. In New Hampshire, Sanders is… More Sanders and Clinton Neck-and-Neck in Iowa and New Hampshire

Hillary Clinton Says A Republican President Would ‘Break’ The Supreme Court

GETTY THE HUFFINGTON POST Clinton said that the court’s composition “could undermine virtually every pillar of the progressive movement.” PABLO MARTINEZ MONSIVAIS-POOL/GETTY IMAGES The future of the Supreme Court hangs in the balance, and Hillary Clinton wants you to know she’s the one who can save it. In an op-ed for The Boston Globe published… More Hillary Clinton Says A Republican President Would ‘Break’ The Supreme Court

Impeach Hillary Clinton Immediately If She’s Elected, North Carolina Republicans Say

THINK PROGRESS Two-thirds of North Carolina Republican voters would support immediately impeaching Hillary Clinton if she’s elected president, according to a poll released Tuesday. Conducted by Public Policy Polling, the survey drew from the responses of 425 self-identified Republicans likely to vote in the 2016 presidential primary. Along with various questions about the Republican candidates,… More Impeach Hillary Clinton Immediately If She’s Elected, North Carolina Republicans Say

Maddow Shreds Republicans Critical of Clinton for Following Law Signed by Reagan (Video)

FORWARD PROGRESSIVES With Hillary Clinton’s over nine hours of Benghazi testimony now in the books, it’s time for the experts and pundits to dissect everything that went down during the Republican-led sideshow they’re calling an “investigation.” And being that this sham of a “hearing” went on from morning well into the evening on Thursday, there’s plenty to… More Maddow Shreds Republicans Critical of Clinton for Following Law Signed by Reagan (Video)

BENGHAZI BUST

THE HUFFINGTON POST Gowdy Admits 11-Hour Hearing Didn’t Reveal Anything New…FIREWORKS: Top Dem Goes Off On Gowdy… Questioners Obsessed With Sidney Blumenthal… Gowdy: The ‘Real Tragedy’ Is That Past Probes Didn’t Include Clinton’s Emails… ‘Very Good News For Hillary’…

Proof That The Benghazi Investigation Is Totally Unlike Any Other, In Two Charts

THINK PROGRESS On Thursday, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will testify in front of the House Select Committee on Benghazi, where Republicans will try to prove that the former secretary of state mishandled the events leading up to and following the 2012 terror attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya. Lately, however, those same… More Proof That The Benghazi Investigation Is Totally Unlike Any Other, In Two Charts

Get ready for a Benghazi show trial: John Bolton admits Hillary Clinton’s testimony is about her “ability to lead”/t:

SALON Leading neocon and influential Republican owns up to tomorrow’s real purpose Tomorrow, Hillary Clinton is set to testify before the House Select Committee on Benghazi to answer a series of questions chairman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) has taken great pains to insist are not political in nature, despite members of his own party saying otherwise.… More Get ready for a Benghazi show trial: John Bolton admits Hillary Clinton’s testimony is about her “ability to lead”/t: