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Key Republican: "Burden" On GOP To Keep Benghazi Committee From Becoming "Kangaroo Court"

"I do think there's a special burden on the Republicans," Oklahoma Rep. Tom Cole, the deputy whip of the House, said on NewsmaxTV. "If this becomes what appears to be a kangaroo court then I think that will backfire; that will hurt us. If it looks like we're trying to exploit a nation tragedy instead of get to the bottom of it, learn lessons, hold people accountable if necessary. That will hurt."

Posted on May 12, 2014, at 3:59 p.m. ET

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