Missing from the testimony of the Benghazi victims’ families in front of what was left of the committee supposedly investigating the tragedy.
We have included the beginning of the story with a link to the entire story below it.
Dems Walk Out Before Parents of Benghazi Victims Testify
On Thursday, all but two Democrats on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee walked out before the parents of two of the victims killed in the Benghazi attacks testified.
Patricia Smith, the mother of Sean Smith, and Charles Woods, the father of Ty Woods, spoke after the committee questioned the heads of the Benghazi Accountability Review Board (ARB) and the Independent Panel of Best Practices.
But among Democrats, only Reps. Elijah Cummings (D-MD), the ranking member on the committee, and Jackie Speier (D-CA) stayed to hear Woods and Smith.
Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA), the chair of the committee, tweeted a picture of the empty seats:Here is the link to the complete story
As it turns out, according to a report from Katy Pavlich, some of the republicans assigned to the committee were themselves absent: ” UPDATE: It turns out there weren’t a whole lot of Republicans in the hearing room for Smith and Wood’s testimony either. They should have been there.” TownHall Magazine
The above being said, the New Mexico Representative is reported to have been Michelle Lujan Grisham. If you wish to inquire as to whether the report of her absence is true and/or find out what she has to say about her actions listed below are some contact methods for her: