Harry Reid Shuts Down McCain On Libya: 'End The Politicization Of National Security'

From ThinkProgress Sat Nov 17 2012, 11:10:33

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) has rejected Sen. John McCain's (R-AZ) request to establish a Select Committee to investigate the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya on Sept. 11. In a strongly worded letter delivered to the former GOP presidential hopeful on Friday, Reid rebuked Republicans for politicizing the killings and baselessly claiming [...]

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