"Critics nonetheless see a pattern that points to a cover up. "Incompetence and malice are not mutually exclusive," said Graham. "The storyline they chose to convey for a couple of weeks was politically the most beneficial one that could be told about Benghazi, and it’s no accident that story line was chosen."

Officials on Benghazi: "We made mistakes, but without malice" – CBS News:: www.cbsnews.com/8301-250_162-57584921/officials-on…alice

"Obama administration officials acknowledge that mistakes were made the night of and in the aftermath of the Benghazi attacks"