Report: Speaker Boehner To Appoint A Select Committee On Benghazi

Fox News is reporting that House speaker John Boehner will announce the formation of a select committee on Benghazi, to be led by Rep. Trey Gowdy. 

The Weekly Standard reports that according to a senior GOP leadership aide, “the new emails this week were the straw that broke the camel’s back. The Speaker was furious to learn that the administration withheld relevant documents from a congressional subpoena. He’s sick and tired of this evasion and obstruction from the administration, and wants a solution to finally force accountability, get to the truth, and provide justice.”

Trey Gowdy will be on Fox, later today to discuss this new development.

As the president will soon be holding a joint press conference in the White House Rose Garden with German Chancellor Angela Merkel about the situation in the Ukraine, Fox News’ Adam Housley tweets: