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Boehner names Benghazi panel's GOP members as Democrats debate boycott
Boehner names Benghazi panel's GOP members as Democrats debate boycott

As House Speaker John A. Boehner (R-Ohio) named six Republicans to sit on a new select committee to investigate the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Democrats continued to wrestle Friday with the question of whether to participate at all. The idea of boycotting what Democrats view as a political witch-hunt by Republicans is dividing the party even at the most senior levels. No final decision was made by the time lawmakers left the Capitol on Friday, meaning the issue could remain unresolved through the upcoming week-long recess. For now, Democrats say the ball is in Boehner's court. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco) wrote to him Friday afternoon calling the...

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