Intel Official: Libya Talking Points Were Not Edited To Minimize Role Of Extremists

From ThinkProgress Wed Nov 21 2012, 09:51:14

An American official involved in formulating and editing U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice's talking points on the Benghazi attack told the Los Angeles Times that they were not edited for political reasons or to avoid undermining the Obama administration's narrative that it has severely diminished al Qaeda's capabilities. Former CIA director David Petraeus said last week [...]

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