Republicans demand access to Americans wounded in Benghazi attack

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Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.), the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs panel on emerging threats, wrote a letter to Kerry on Monday to tell him his agency's “stonewalling” was “unacceptable.”

"As a senator, you would not have tolerated such behavior, and you should not perpetuate it now,” Rohrabacher wrote.

“The House Foreign Affairs Committee has a right to know what the survivors saw and experienced in the service of their country on that dreadful night,” he wrote. “I will be recommending to [House Foreign Affair] Chairman Royce and to Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), that if the situation does not immediately improve, legal charges be leveled against those responsible to insure details of this attack on American diplomatic personnel are not kept hidden from the American people.”

Three hawkish senators – Sens. John McCainJohn Sidney McCain#JohnMcCainDay trends on Trump's 73rd birthday #JohnMcCainDay trends on Trump's 73rd birthday New poll finds little GOP support for spending cuts to specific federal programs MORE (R-Ariz.), Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamElection security bills face GOP buzzsaw Election security bills face GOP buzzsaw House Intel Republican: 'Foolish' not to take info on opponent from foreign ally MORE (R-S.C.) and Kelly AyotteKelly Ann AyotteSinema, Gallagher fastest lawmakers in charity race New Hampshire senator to ask 2020 Dems to back repeal of state residency law Schultz recruiting GOP insiders ahead of possible 2020 bid MORE (R-N.H.) – will press Kerry to make the survivors available to Congress, Graham told Fox News over the weekend.

“We’re going to write a letter. Myself, Sens. Ayotte and McCain, to Secretary Kerry asking to make the survivors available to the Congress,” Graham said Saturday. “The appropriate committees can interview the survivors about what happened that night.”