Sen. Jim DeMint (R-SC): Romney ‘Absolutely Right’ On Libya | Talking Points Memo

Jim DeMint became one of the few Republican lawmakers to side with Mitt Romney in attacking President Obama’s handling of the Libya embassy attack on Wednesday. However, he did not echo Romney’s most incendiary claim: that the administration’s “first response” was to “sympathize” with the embassy’s attackers (the conciliatory statement by the US embassy in Egypt critics have cited came before the protests).

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