The chairman of a special House committee created to investigate the 2012 Benghazi tragedy on Monday instructed his staff to review secretly recorded tapes and intelligence reports that detail Hillary Clinton's role in advocating and executing the war in Libya, opening the door for a possible expansion of his probe. (Associated Press)
Detroit's emergency manager Kevyn Orr testifies before the House committee on Detroit's bankruptcy, at the State Capitol in Lansing, Mich., Tuesday, May 13, 2014. (AP Photo/The Detroit News, Dale G. Young) DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT; HUFFINGTON POST OUT.
Supporters of a bill seeking to make noncitizens eligible for in-state tuition at public colleges and universities attend a House committee meeting in Nashville, Tenn., on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig)
Kansas State Rifle Association President Patricia Stoneking, left, confers with Kansas Republican Party Chairman Kelly Arnold, right, before a legislative committee hearing on gun legislation, Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, at the Statehouse in Topeka, Kan. A House committee took testimony on a bill to strip cities and counties of any power to regulate guns. (AP Photo)
A gun control bill proposed by Democratic Gov. Martin O’Malley has cleared the Senate but is stuck in a House committee over the issue of assault weapons. Zero tolerance policies in some schools have gone overboard, according to critics. (Associated Press)