Hillary Clinton WILL testify about Benghazi consulate attack despite concussion and blood clot
The Daily Mail ^ | 09:31 EST, 3 January 2013 | DAILY MAIL REPORTER
Posted on Thursday, January 03, 2013 10:32:45 AM by null and void
Republicans have been battering the Obama Administration and any officials associated with the September 11 terrorist attack on the U.S. consulate, which killed four Americans, including Ambassador Chris Stevens.
The Washington Post reports that Clinton ‘remains committed’ to appearing in front of the Congressional committees, though no date has been set.
Some Senate Republicans have threatened to block the confirmation of Sen John Kerry, Clinton’s successor as Secretary of State, until Clinton testifies.
Clinton has long said she planned to leave the job as the nation’s top diplomat after Obama’s first term.
. Her physicians say she suffered no stroke or neurological damage as a result of the clot. She is expected to make a full recovery.
When her absence was reported, several pundits and newspapers accused Clinton of making her illness seem worse than it was to dodge questions from lawmakers over the attack, which has been blamed on lax security installed by the State Department.
The New York Post called her concussion a ‘head fake.’ Florida Rep Allan West said Clinton had a case of the ‘Benghazi flu,’ while Fox News contributer Charles Krauthammer dubbed it an ‘acute Benghazi allergy.’
Hot seat: Republicans have demanded the Secretary of State’s appearance to testify about the security failures that led to the attack
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