Sen. Susan Collins, ranking member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, talks to the media following a closed-door briefing about the Benghazi attack on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at the U.S. Capitol. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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Sen. Susan Collins, ranking member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, talks to the media following a closed-door briefing about the Benghazi attack on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at the U.S. Capitol. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)