Benghazi attack focus of House hearing today
Published: May 8, 2013 11:02AM
Updated: May 8, 2013 04:41PM
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The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, led by Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., holds a hearing about last year's deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 8, 2013. Left to right are witnesses Mark Thompson, the State Department's acting deputy assistant secretary for counterterrorism, Gregory Hicks, former deputy chief of mission in Libya, and Eric Nordstrom, the State Department's former regional security officer in Libya. House Republicans insist the Obama administration is covering up information about the attack, rejecting administration assurances to the contrary and stoking a controversy with implications for the 2016 presidential race. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Watch a hearing of the House Oversight Committee live as people involved in the mission during the 2012 attack testify. <freeform><script data-hide-title=”true” data-hide-byline=”true” data-hide-footnotes=”true” type=”text/javascript” src=”http://cdn.spundge.com/embed/stories/3397/”></script><noscript><h1>Benghazi attack focus of House hearing today (WATCH LIVE)</h1><h2>A congressional hearing on the Benghazi attack that killed four Americans in September will be streamed live at 11:30 a.m. ET.Chris Stevens, the U.S. Ambassador to the Libya, was among those killed. Initial reports indicated the violence happened during a demonstration against a video offensive to the Muslim religion, but officials later said the attack was preplanned and unrelated to the video. Among those testifying will be Gregory Hicks, who was deputy chief of the mission in Tripoli, Libya, during ...</h2><a href=”http://cdn.spundge.com/stories/3397/embedded/” target=”_blank”>View <em>”Benghazi attack focus of House hearing today (WATCH LIVE)”</em> on Spundge</a></noscript></freeform>