In a move that will likely only remain in the news cycle for a day before being overtaken by reactions to tonight's presidential debate, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has notably fallen on her sword for the president by saying she takes responsibility for security concerns in Libya leading up to the 9/11/2012 attack in Benghazi. In an interview with CNN, madame secretary said, "I take responsibility."
"I'm in charge of the State Department's 60,000-plus people all over the world, 275 posts. The president and the vice president wouldn't be knowledgeable about specific decisions that are made by security professionals. They're the ones who weigh all of the threats and the risks and the needs and make a considered decision."
On "Real News" Tuesday the panel discussed Hillary Clinton's latest statement and the possible motivations behind it, and if this new admission puts the issue to rest in the eyes of the public: