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Fox’s chair Roger Ailes told Petraeus he’d quit to manage his prez campaign (AUDIO)

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Fox News likes to call itself “fair and balanced.” Key words: “call itself.” The latest blunder for the cable news ratings leader is rooted in the new revelation that founder and chair Roger Ailes sent an emissary — Fox’s national security analyst K.T. McFarland — to offer General David Petraeus political advice and tell The [...] [Read More]

Frank, Hutchison spar over FBI handling of Petraeus investigation

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Texas Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and Massachusetts Rep. Barney Frank proved that they aren’t willing to go quietly into the night when discussing the FBI’s investigation of CIA Director Gen. David Petraeus and the subsequent scandal that ensued. [Read More]

Dianne Feinstein defends Susan Rice, says Iraq intel bad too

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Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the California Democrat who chairs the Intelligence Committee, defended U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice Friday, saying “We have seen wrong intelligence before, and it all surrounded our going into Iraq, and a lot of people were killed based on bad intelligence. And I don’t think that’s fair game. I think mistakes get made– [...] [Read More]

Analysis: Obama does his best to avoid Petraeus morass

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You knew that President Obama, at his first press conference since the David Petraeus sex story broke (and since the election, if you forgot that event), was going to be asked about mutating investigation/affair/scandal involving Petraeus, the FBI, the CIA, the Pentagon, Gen. John Allen, a biographer and a pair of Florida socialites/social climbers. [Read More]
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Confused about the Petraeus scandal? Here is a flowchart from Gawker that explains all

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On Friday, CIA Director David Petraeus announced that he is resigned from the agency due to having engaged in an extramarital affair. [Read More]

Dianne Feinstein: Obama should have been informed sooner about Petraeus scandal (VIDEO)

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CA Sen. Dianne Feinstein continues to tell everyone she can that she is TICKED that she wasn’t informed sooner about that the FBI was investigating now ex-CIA director David Petraeus’ alleged affair with his biographer Paula Broadwell. Hell hath no fury like a ticked DiFi. She just told MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell that President Obama should [...] [Read More]