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HPSCI Recalls Michael Morell to Testify in Open Hearing

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Washington, DC, April 2, 2014 | Kelsey Knight | comments

Media Advisory
HPSCI Recalls Michael Morell to Testify in Open Hearing

 HPSCI Chairman Mike Rogers today announced the House Intelligence Committee will call former CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell to testify again before the Committee about the terrorist attacks on U.S. facilities in Benghazi, this time in open session. Morell has twice testified before the Committee on this topic in closed sessions.  The Committee seeks to gain additional information from Mr. Morell about his role in the development of the Benghazi talking points and in shaping the Administration’s public narrative of the terrorist attack.

Date:               April 2, 2014  (Wednesday)

Topic:              The Benghazi Talking Points and Michael Morell’s Role in Shaping the Administration’s Narrative

Time:               10:00am – 1:00am ET

Location:         HVC-210

Witness:          Michael Morell, Former Deputy Director of the CIA

Media Logistics

Live Coverage

The hearing will be webcast live at          

Media Set-Up

Press set up will be from 7:00am – 9:00am

All media equipment must be in position in the hearing room before the security sweep begins at 9:00am.

No media equipment will be allowed in the room after the security sweep.  The room will reopen after the security sweep for the public and the media to take their seats.

Only Congressionally credentialed members of the media will be allowed access to the press viewing area in the committee hearing room.

Members of the media who are not Congressionally credentialed may contact their respective Galleries to apply for a temporary press credential (see numbers below).

All television crews must RSVP to the House Radio TV Gallery at 202-225-5214.

Gallery contact information:

House Radio/TV Gallery:             202-225-5214

House Periodical Gallery:            202-225-2941

House Daily Press Gallery:          202-225-3945 

Photographer Gallery:                 202-224-6548


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