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Hillary Clinton Takes Responsibility For Failures In Benghazi Attack

Outgoing Secretary of State falls on her sword.

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WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Hillary Clinton acknowledged Wednesday that she is ultimately responsible for security failures in the Sept. 11 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya.

Clinton made her statements during a Senate hearing on the attacks and the resulting controversy.

John Stanton is a senior national correspondent for BuzzFeed News. In 2014, Stanton was a recipient of the National Press Foundation’s 2014 Dirksen Award for distinguished reporting of Congress.

Contact John Stanton at john.stanton@buzzfeed.com.

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