The Cable

Darrell Issa, Obama’s Bogeyman, Tries to Ride President’s Coattails

President Obama lashed out at his long-time critic for citing cooperation with the White House in an effort to get reelected.

The Cable

Doubts Emerge Over State Department Denial on Clinton Emails

The Justice Department's former privacy officer says there's no good reason why a senior U.S. diplomat would ask the FBI's deputy international operations chief about classification levels on one of Hillary Clinton’s emails.

Best Defense

Whiskey-5 Hotel: The 6 biggest points of bullshit being peddled about Benghazi

Best Defense is in summer reruns. Here is an item that originally ran on October 22, 2015.

The Cable

In Final Report, Benghazi Committee Finds No New Evidence of Clinton Wrongdoing

Neither of the dueling reports from the Democrats or Republicans had new revelations about Clinton's culpability, but they'll re-inject the issue into the 2016 campaign.

The Cable

No Death Penalty For Alleged Benghazi Ringleader

The alleged Benghazi ringleader will not face capital punishment.


Hillary Clinton Has No Regrets About Libya

The intervention didn’t go according to plan. But the Democratic front-runner doesn’t think withdrawing from the Middle East is the answer.

Best Defense

Whiskey-5 Hotel: The 6 biggest points of bullshit being peddled about Benghazi

Best of Best Defense: Number 25 in our list of the most viewed posts of 2015. This post ran originally on October 22.

The Cable

Hillary Clinton Secures a Rare Email Win

Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton scored a legal victory Friday in connection with her use of private email while serving as secretary of state, with ...


The Hillary Clinton Doctrine

For four years she was Obama’s loyal secretary of state. Her critics call her an interventionist, her admirers tough-minded. What kind of president would she be?

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