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Official Title as Introduced

Establishing a select committee to investigate and report on the attack on the United States consulate in Benghazi, Libya.

Actions Overview (1)

01/18/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

01/23/2013Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H253-256)
01/18/2013Referred to the House Committee on Rules.
01/18/2013Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E41-42)
01/18/2013Introduced in House

Cosponsors (191)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Aderholt, Robert B. [R-AL-4]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Franks, Trent [R-AZ-8]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Griffin, Tim [R-AR-2]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Schock, Aaron [R-IL-18]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7]* 01/18/2013
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Duncan, Jeff [R-SC-3]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Gerlach, Jim [R-PA-6]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Brady, Kevin [R-TX-8]* 01/18/2013
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Jordan, Jim [R-OH-4]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17]* 01/18/2013
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] 02/05/2013
Rep. Mulvaney, Mick [R-SC-5] 02/05/2013
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 02/05/2013
Rep. Stockman, Steve [R-TX-36] 02/05/2013
Rep. Broun, Paul C. [R-GA-10] 02/06/2013
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7] 02/06/2013
Rep. Forbes, J. Randy [R-VA-4] 02/12/2013
Rep. Benishek, Dan [R-MI-1] 02/12/2013
Rep. Huelskamp, Tim [R-KS-1] 02/12/2013
Rep. Culberson, John Abney [R-TX-7] 02/12/2013
Rep. Bridenstine, Jim [R-OK-1] 02/12/2013
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 02/14/2013
Rep. Scalise, Steve [R-LA-1] 02/14/2013
Rep. Meadows, Mark [R-NC-11] 02/26/2013
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 02/26/2013
Rep. McClintock, Tom [R-CA-4] 02/26/2013
Rep. Whitfield, Ed [R-KY-1] 02/27/2013
Rep. Graves, Tom [R-GA-14] 02/27/2013
Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [R-TX-4] 02/28/2013
Rep. DesJarlais, Scott [R-TN-4] 02/28/2013
Rep. Bishop, Rob [R-UT-1] 02/28/2013
Rep. Fleming, John [R-LA-4] 02/28/2013
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 02/28/2013
Rep. Mullin, Markwayne [R-OK-2] 02/28/2013
Rep. Stutzman, Marlin A. [R-IN-3] 03/04/2013
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 03/04/2013
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] 03/04/2013
Rep. Harris, Andy [R-MD-1] 03/04/2013
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7] 03/11/2013
Rep. Carter, John R. [R-TX-31] 03/11/2013
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6] 03/11/2013
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] 03/11/2013
Rep. Fincher, Stephen Lee [R-TN-8] 03/11/2013
Rep. Williams, Roger [R-TX-25] 03/13/2013
Rep. Cramer, Kevin [R-ND-At Large] 03/13/2013
Rep. Nunnelee, Alan [R-MS-1] 03/13/2013
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 03/14/2013
Rep. Burgess, Michael C. [R-TX-26] 03/14/2013
Rep. Young, C. W. Bill [R-FL-13] 03/14/2013
Rep. Kingston, Jack [R-GA-1] 03/19/2013
Rep. DeSantis, Ron [R-FL-6] 03/19/2013
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18] 04/09/2013
Rep. Latham, Tom [R-IA-3] 04/09/2013
Rep. Chabot, Steve [R-OH-1] 04/09/2013
Rep. Bonner, Jo [R-AL-1] 04/09/2013
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5] 04/09/2013
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 04/09/2013
Rep. Garrett, Scott [R-NJ-5] 04/09/2013
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 04/09/2013
Rep. Ross, Dennis A. [R-FL-15] 04/09/2013
Rep. Black, Diane [R-TN-6] 04/09/2013
Rep. Hurt, Robert [R-VA-5] 04/09/2013
Rep. Farenthold, Blake [R-TX-27] 04/09/2013
Rep. Bentivolio, Kerry L. [R-MI-11] 04/09/2013
Rep. Bachmann, Michele [R-MN-6] 04/09/2013
Rep. Gowdy, Trey [R-SC-4] 04/10/2013
Rep. Gibson, Christopher P. [R-NY-19] 04/10/2013
Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] 04/10/2013
Rep. Daines, Steve [R-MT-At Large] 04/10/2013
Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6] 04/10/2013
Rep. Pittenger, Robert [R-NC-9] 04/10/2013
Rep. Grimm, Michael G. [R-NY-11] 04/10/2013
Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2] 04/10/2013
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3] 04/11/2013
Rep. Gardner, Cory [R-CO-4] 04/11/2013
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 04/11/2013
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 04/11/2013
Rep. Cotton, Tom [R-AR-4] 04/12/2013
Rep. Hultgren, Randy [R-IL-14] 04/12/2013
Rep. Nugent, Richard B. [R-FL-11] 04/12/2013
Rep. Rigell, E. Scott [R-VA-2] 04/12/2013
Rep. Collins, Doug [R-GA-9] 04/12/2013
Rep. Tiberi, Patrick J. [R-OH-12] 04/12/2013
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4] 04/12/2013
Rep. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV-2] 04/12/2013
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Michael G. [R-PA-8] 04/12/2013
Rep. Petri, Thomas E. [R-WI-6] 04/12/2013
Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7] 04/12/2013
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 04/15/2013
Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2] 04/15/2013
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6] 04/16/2013
Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2] 04/16/2013
Rep. Barr, Andy [R-KY-6] 04/16/2013
Rep. Amash, Justin [R-MI-3] 04/16/2013
Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-3] 04/16/2013
Rep. Noem, Kristi L. [R-SD-At Large] 04/17/2013
Rep. Rooney, Thomas J. [R-FL-17] 04/17/2013
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 04/17/2013
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] 04/18/2013
Rep. Gingrey, Phil [R-GA-11] 04/18/2013
Rep. Massie, Thomas [R-KY-4] 04/18/2013
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] 04/18/2013
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 04/18/2013
Rep. Alexander, Rodney [R-LA-5] 04/23/2013
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] 04/23/2013
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3] 04/23/2013
Rep. Neugebauer, Randy [R-TX-19] 04/23/2013
Rep. Ribble, Reid J. [R-WI-8] 04/23/2013
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 04/23/2013
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 04/24/2013
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7] 04/24/2013
Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1] 04/25/2013
Rep. Stewart, Chris [R-UT-2] 04/25/2013
Rep. Campbell, John [R-CA-45] 04/25/2013
Rep. Fleischmann, Charles J. "Chuck" [R-TN-3] 04/25/2013
Rep. Renacci, James B. [R-OH-16] 04/26/2013
Rep. Dent, Charles W. [R-PA-15] 04/26/2013
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-15] 04/26/2013
Rep. Salmon, Matt [R-AZ-5] 05/06/2013
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14] 05/06/2013
Rep. Southerland, Steve II [R-FL-2] 05/06/2013
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 05/06/2013
Rep. Messer, Luke [R-IN-6] 05/06/2013
Rep. Cassidy, Bill [R-LA-6] 05/06/2013
Rep. Labrador, Raul R. [R-ID-1] 05/07/2013
Rep. Gibbs, Bob [R-OH-7] 05/07/2013
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5] 05/08/2013
Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4] 05/08/2013
Rep. Marino, Tom [R-PA-10] 05/13/2013
Rep. Crenshaw, Ander [R-FL-4] 05/13/2013
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 05/13/2013
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] 05/13/2013
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] 05/13/2013
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-27] 05/13/2013
Rep. Guthrie, Brett [R-KY-2] 05/13/2013
Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16] 05/15/2013
Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16] 05/15/2013
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] 05/15/2013
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 05/15/2013
Rep. Reichert, David G. [R-WA-8] 05/15/2013
Rep. McCaul, Michael T. [R-TX-10] 05/15/2013
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 05/16/2013
Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] 05/21/2013
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-42] 05/22/2013
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 06/03/2013
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 06/11/2013
Rep. Yoder, Kevin [R-KS-3] 06/17/2013
Rep. Rothfus, Keith J. [R-PA-12] 06/26/2013
Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8] 07/09/2013
Rep. Rohrabacher, Dana [R-CA-48] 07/18/2013
Rep. Perry, Scott [R-PA-4] 07/23/2013
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 08/01/2013
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2] 08/02/2013
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 09/09/2013
Rep. Reed, Tom [R-NY-23] 09/09/2013
Rep. Poe, Ted [R-TX-2] 09/09/2013
Rep. Terry, Lee [R-NE-2] 09/09/2013
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8] 09/09/2013
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] 09/09/2013
Rep. Heck, Joseph J. [R-NV-3] 09/10/2013
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8] 09/10/2013
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 09/11/2013
Rep. Runyan, Jon [R-NJ-3] 09/11/2013
Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] 09/17/2013
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 09/17/2013
Rep. Webster, Daniel [R-FL-10] 09/23/2013
Rep. Sanford, Mark [R-SC-1] 10/28/2013
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25] 12/10/2013
Rep. McAllister, Vance M. [R-LA-5] 01/14/2014
Rep. Miller, Gary G. [R-CA-31] 01/14/2014
Rep. Denham, Jeff [R-CA-10] 02/04/2014
Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12] 02/10/2014
Rep. Holding, George [R-NC-13] 02/10/2014
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1] 02/11/2014
Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3] 02/11/2014
Rep. Miller, Candice S. [R-MI-10] 02/27/2014
Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] 03/06/2014
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 03/11/2014
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6] 03/12/2014
Rep. Rogers, Mike D. [R-AL-3] 05/06/2014
Rep. Hanna, Richard L. [R-NY-22] 05/06/2014
Cosponsors Who Withdrew Date Cosponsored Date Withdrawn CR Explanation
Rep. Mica, John L. [R-FL-7] 03/21/2013 05/16/2013 --

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Introduced in House (01/18/2013)

Establishes in the House of Representatives a select Committee to investigate and report to the House on:

  • any intelligence known to the United States relating to the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, on September 11, 2012;
  • any requests for additional security, or actions taken by federal agencies to improve security at the consulate before the attack;
  • a definitive timeline of it;
  • how the relevant agencies and the executive branch responded to it and whether appropriate congressional notifications were made;
  • any improper conduct by officials relating to the attack;
  • recommendations on what steps Congress and the President should take to prevent future attacks; and
  • any other relevant issues relating to the attack or the response to it.