Early in October, Trey Gowdy, the notorious chairman of the House select-committee investigating Benghazi, sent a letter to Elijah Cummings, the ranking Democrat on the committee, accusing Hillary Clinton of sending an email containing the name of a highly classified CIA source. The email was allegedly forwarded by Clinton to someone on her staff.If you automatically assumed the story would end up being a great big nothingburger, not unlike nearly everything else the GOP has conjured recently, you assumed correctly. It turns out the CIA investigated the email and determined there wasn’t any classified information revealed after all, a fact which Cummings fired back to Gowdy in a Sunday letter to the controversial chairman.

Source: Benghazi is a Fox News farce: What the witch hunt reveals about the right’s most cherished lies – Salon.com

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