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 McCainFighter pilot vs. astronaut match-up in Arizona could determine control of Senate The Hill's Morning Report — Recession fears climb and markets dive — now what? Trump makes rare trip to Clinton state, hoping to win back New Hampshire MORE (R-Ariz.), Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamGraham warns Trump on Taliban deal in Afghanistan: Learn from 'Obama's mistakes' Appropriators warn White House against clawing back foreign aid Trump meets with national security team on Afghanistan peace plan MORE (R-S.C.) and Kelly AyotteKelly Ann AyotteTrump makes rare trip to Clinton state, hoping to win back New Hampshire Key endorsements: A who's who in early states Sinema, Gallagher fastest lawmakers in charity race 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.”