GOP Senator Pushes Gun-Running Conspiracy Theory During Benghazi Hearing

From ThinkProgress Wed Jan 23 2013, 12:30:41

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) used today's hearing on the Benghazi attack to confront Secretary of State Hillary Clinton about a conspiracy theory involving moving guns from Libya to Syrian rebels. Paul, a new member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, wasted no time in making a mark on the proceedings. After informing Secretary Clinton that [...]

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