Benghazi Testimony from Secretary of State Hilary Clinton

Going on now, live:

09.56

“The admission that we should know before we speak would have been incredibly important.” – Menendez

09.29

Important to note: Clinton say’s Libya’s response was not from lack of will, but lack of capacity.

09.17

Paul says that recommendations aren’t the thing, but that we should never have sent our people into a warzone without military backup. “Inexcusable.”

09.15

Rand Paul says he would have fired Clinton and calls it a failure of leadership.

09.12

Worth noting that I believe that Al Qaeda is not decimated but rapidly spreading across the world and that is only becoming more obvious in places like Central Asia and North Africa.

09.12

Clinton says “the core of Al Qaeda” has been decimated as Obama said. #Benghazi

09.11

Clinton says that there will be justice as President Obama promised, and says the FBI is working on it. #Benghazi

09.09

Raj asking Clinton if we had a “substantial security presence” in Libya. Clinton called it “mutually reinforced”.

09.04

Raj asking Clinton if we had a “substantial security presence” in Libya. Clinton called it “mutually reinforced”.

08.59

McCain says that he knew Chris Stevens and that Stevens expressed his deep concerns about what was going on in Libya.

08.50

McCain: “I strongly disagree with your depiction of what we did after Gaddafi, we did not provide enough security.”

08.48

Where John McCain shines, foreign policy. He is telling Clinton that he is not satisfied with her answers. He wants to know why Al Qaeda was deleted from the talking points. (I want to know that too!)

08.47

Okay, now officially liveblogging the Foreign Relations Committee with Clinton.