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Turning back to Ben -- and the modified limited hang out by this administration.
More than two thirds of Republican House lawmakers now favor establishing that select committee to examine the Ben -- attacks.
Our first guest tonight is one of those lawmakers joining us now is congressman Randy Forbes of Virginia.
A member of the House Judiciary Committee and armed services committee congressman good to have you with us.
-- one -- I wanna get first your reaction to the Ways and Means Committee hearing.
The performance of the inspector general -- seven the -- side of the now outgoing.
Acting commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service Stephen -- -- I think we see that across this administration there's there's this culture of arrogance and an absolute -- staying.
For anyone he would dare try to hold them accountable and I think that's what you saw constantly coming through the testimony today.
This administration loves to just respond with I don't know we had attorney general holder before the Judiciary Committee early in the week same thing I don't know.
And they've even started now with this thing of setting up investigations that they don't have to answer.
Saying -- can't comment because of an investigations -- become their new Fifth Amendment for top political lot speak.
In in Washington today but -- this testimony today.
Ought to put every American and all on guard.
And be very very concerned about Internal Revenue Service.
The Internal Revenue Service in the person out Stephen Miller.
His is chairman Dave Camp the chairman of the house Ways and Means Committee said congressman.
He is obvious Eric and indifference to the respect due.
-- a committee of the United States congress was breathtaking.
The American people it seems at least to me should be extraordinarily.
At first outraged and deeply concerned about where this government.
How this government is functioning.
Well -- they should they're terrible at governing they did pretty good on their one liners on political bomb.
Talks in speeches but they're terrible at governing.
And the other thing Lou it's not just that the stain and -- they have four congressional committee but this -- sustain an arrogance they have four on the American citizens.
I mean what you have heard is just kind of the tip of the iceberg we hear story after story.
The RS abusing this power.
And we're getting ready to hire thousands of new agents and put massive amounts of new data that they can do more -- this would have I just think that's wrong.
And as you know that's why we began two years ago trying to draft a piece of legislation that would stop that from taking -- And we have learned.
Today that the that the woman who's in charge of implementing the affordable care law obamacare.
Is he is the same person who is in charge of the tax exempt division.
That was targeting.
These conservative groups -- I mean this is -- out rages on mission and and failure to act on the part of president it seems to me who said.
He was sincerely condemning the acts of the IRS here and that he was holding people accountable and he doesn't go to the very person.
Who was in charge for part of that period.
Lou Lou if you and now -- to tell the American people.
Everything that you just read in the list of all the scandals that now are factual if we -- tell them this a year two years ago they would've sworn we were some kind of conspiracy theories you can't write this stuff -- make it up.
And when you look at it it should be frightening we're becoming more more like a Third World country instead of the greatest democracy on the face of the earth.
I want to turn to Ben -- very quickly if I may congressman.
First the union representing the state department's.
Security officers some 26000.
Has endorsed the house Republican call now for the establishment of a select committee.
To investigate been Ghazi.
Is this going to be significant in the compelling the formation now -- do you believe of -- select committee that you obviously support.
Lou I hope -- -- that -- did and I think one thing the unions realizing these -- numbers or statistics these are real people.
I have a picture of how woods on yes that his father gave me.
And you know his father's entitled to answers as to who ordered this stand downs while the government tried to manipulate the data about exactly what happened -- -- And the American people need and deserve answers is that because if we don't get those answers.
We'll have this repeated again and I think that's with the union is -- -- and the reason they're stepping up to try to protect their members.
-- -- in chief among those many questions.
As you suggest congressman.
That where was the president that night that this all occurred did he order the stand down.
And as we are now learning from further reporting today.
It was a decision they talk.
-- the very beginning.
Of the terrorist attack.
Congressman we need to know who ordered that it's absolutely congressman we thank you for being here congressman Randy -- We're gonna have --
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