The timing of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s confession that she alone was to blame for the screwup in security in Libya is interesting. She confessed on the eve of the second presidential debate, defending President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden, who said in his debate that he didn’t know anything about several requests for more security at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. She took the hit on responsibility.
The terrorist attack, and the initial White House response that it resulted from an anti-Muslim video, were subjects that were sure to be debated in the presidential debate Tuesday night before Hillary said she is responsible for security at all of America’s diplomatic missions. But doesn’t she or one of her aides keep the White House informed of security matters at our diplomatic missions, especially the ones where constant danger lurks?
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