Transcript for Hillary Clinton's Long-Awaited Benghazi Hearing Begins
Hillary Clinton under oath and once again being grilled by lawmakers there are people frankly both parties who have suggested that this investigation is about you. Let me assure you it is not this house select committee created last year's under pressure to uncover new information on the September 11 2012 attack. When the US diplomatic posts have been godly Libya. Part of the former secretary of State's watched four Americans were killed including US ambassador Chris Stephens. Despite all the previous investigations. And all the talk about partisan agendas. I'm here to honor those we lost Clinton is facing this bi partisan Republican led house committee but the hearings have been described as partisan politics Republicans are squandering. Millions of taxpayer dollars. And it's abusive effort. To derail. Senator Clinton's presidential campaign. And ABC news Washington Post poll shows 53% of Americans. Believe Republicans are using to bring are the investigation to Damon's Clinton's reputation. As she races for the white towels but 54% disapprove of Clinton's handling of questions about being gaz the committee chairman trade Goudie says he's only focus on security of the pros and what happened before during and after the attack. We owed down and each other the truth. The truth about why we ran Libya. This is the eight committee review of the me god the attack but represented doubt if that's. The others were not thorough there will also be more attention on Clinton's private email server. After the State Department recently released more being godly related emails sent by Clinton and ambassador Stevens. Can of mode and ABC news Capitol Hill.
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