‘We Still Don’t Know What Happened’

House GOP, father of Tyrone Woods, call for select committee to investigate Benghazi attacks
Burned out consulate in Benghazi (AP)

More than seven months after his son was murdered by terrorists during an attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, the father of murdered Navy SEAL Tyrone Woods is still waiting to hear from the White House and State Department.

Ernest Under the Microscope

Energy nominee under scrutiny for ties to oil company doing business with Iran
Ernest Moniz / AP

The president’s nominee for energy secretary advised a foundation created by an oil company that has flouted sanctions against Iran, a connection Republican aides in the Senate describe as troubling.

No Funds for Terror

Fatah-Hamas unity government could lead to cut in Palestinian aid
Riad Malki / AP

The implementation of a Fatah-Hamas unity government could begin as early as the end of the month, reigniting the legal debate over U.S. financial aid to the Palestinian Authority and heightening tensions between the Obama administration and Palestinian leadership.