Gen. David Petraeus will reportedly testify before the House and Senate intelligence Committees this week about the terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya that left four Americans dead, FOX News reports.
Petraeus, who stepped down as head of the CIA last week after admitting to an extramarital affair, had been slated to testify to lawmakers Thursday. His sudden departure from the spy agency prompted acting CIA Director Mike Morrell to agree to testify in Petraeus’ place. But sources confirmed to Fox News on Wednesday that the hearings would go on as originally scheduled, and the former CIA chief would be there.
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— April 11, 2014
By Attorney Jorge P. Gutierrez Special to THELAW.TV If you drive enough, you will end up in a motor vehicle accident at some point in your life. Not because you did anything wrong. But more likely because someone else was not paying attention, was talking or texting on the cell phone, or just being negligent…
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— May 7, 2014
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— April 28, 2014
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