By now you will have heard the news of the attack on our embassy in Benghazi, Libya and the loss of four American lives in that attack — including the United States Ambassador to Libya. Here is President Obama’s statement on that attack.
Some of you may have witnessed Mitt Romney’s race to the microphones this morning to issue his own statement. I would respectfully remind those who may have listened to what Mitt Romney had to say that Mitt Romney holds no position in the government of the United States nor does he in any way speak for this country or her citizens. Enough about that.
A transcript of President Obama’s remarks follows the break.