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Pat Smith speaks during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland last month. Smith's son Sean was killed in an attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012. Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption

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House Benghazi Committee Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C. (left), confers with the committee's ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., during a hearing on Capitol Hill. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton takes her seat on Capitol Hill to testifying before the House Select Committee on Benghazi. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

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LISTEN: 5 Substantive Moments From The Benghazi Hearing

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Democratic presidential candidate and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testifies before the House Select Committee on Benghazi. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images hide caption

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In 2013, then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton testified on Capitol Hill about the attacks on the U.S. diplomatic outpost in Benghazi, Libya. Today she'll testify again. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Why The Stakes Are So High For Hillary Clinton — And The Benghazi Committee

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House Select Committee on Benghazi Chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., speaks at a news conference in Washington in March about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton using her personal email account for official business. Susan Walsh/AP hide caption

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Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is facing questions about money, access and influence while she was secretary of state. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Clinton Faces Bad Headlines And More Questions Of Scandal

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The 2012 attacks on U.S. facilities in Benghazi, Libya, happened without an intelligence failure, a House panel concludes. A photo from 2013 shows wreckage outside the main gate of the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Sept. 11: The U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was aflame after coming under attack. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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President Obama Talks About The Capture

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Hillary Clinton at a book signing in New York. The former secretary of state has said that Benghazi joins a long list of tragedies during administrations of both parties. Bebeto Matthews/AP hide caption

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House Rules Committee member Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., is flanked by Chairman Pete Sessions, R-Texas (left), and Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah (right), as the panel works May 7 on the creation of a special select committee to investigate the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic outpost in Benghazi, Libya, that killed the ambassador and three other Americans. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said Friday that negotiations were continuing with House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, over a Democratic role in the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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South Carolina GOP Rep. Trey Gowdy leaves a closed-door Republican strategy meeting at the Capitol on Wednesday. Gowdy has been tapped to lead the new Benghazi investigative committee. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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