Axelrod, Benghazi & NBC

On February 19, 2013, NBC and MSNBC announced that they hired President Barack Obama's senior strategist David Axelrod as a "senior political analyst" to appear exclusively on their networks.  Given that both NBC and MSNBC claim to be news organizations, perhaps it will occur to them to ask Axelrod what the factual basis was for statements he made on November 4, 2012 (two days before the Presidential election) to Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday.  Axelrod was asked about the attack on Americans in Benghazi, Libya, on September 11, 2012.  Axelrod stated: [I]mmediately when word of the attack came, the president was meeting with his top national security folks.  He was talking to them well into the night.  He was in touch with them, during the day, as -- during the next day as well.  [snip] [E]verything -- everything was put in motion, that he could put in motion.  Everything -- every conversation that needed to be had was being had between him and...(Read Full Post)