- The U.S. Ambassador to Libya and three other American diplomats were reportedly killed in an attack on the U.S. embassy in Benghazi.
– The “non-partisan” American Legislative Exchange Council will officially align with the House Republican Study Group to coordinate advocacy for corporate-backed conservative legislation, Salon reports.
– An analysis by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities shows that without the government safety net, the nation’s poverty rate would be much worse:
– And finally, here is an example of a failed right-wing attack strategy.