House GOP Just Put Big Bite Behind Gowdy’s Bark Over State Dept Foot-Drag On Benghazi

by Norvell Jones for Western Journalism

Chairman Trey Gowdy and Republican members of his House committee investigating the Benghazi attacks have long complained that Obama’s State Department has been dragging its feet in responding to a number of subpoenas demanding documents related to the deadly assault in 2012. The committee has been loudly complaining that officials at State have stalled and offered all sorts of excuses for not turning over the requested material, especially Hillary Clinton’s official emails when she was secretary of state.

Now, in a move sure to encourage conservatives and anger liberals, House Republicans are, in a sense, putting their money where their mouth has been. Politico reports that the fed-up GOP lawmakers are “using their most obvious weapon to hold State’s feet to the fire: the power of the purse.”

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House GOP Just Put Big Bite Behind Gowdy’s Bark Over State Dept Foot-Drag On Benghazi

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