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There seems to be a question about what the president knew, and when he knew it, while Ambassador Stevens and 3 other Americans were under attack, ultimately leading to their death. This question is actually very simple to answer because the president’s schedule is part of the public record. According to the official White House website, at 5:00 PM on September 11, 2012, President Obama was in the Oval Office meeting with Vice President Biden and Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta. As we have learned over the past week, there was not only email confirmation of the events unfolding at the Benghazi consulate, but drone surveillance video as well, all while the President and Leon Panetta were in the White House.
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