House Select Committee on Benghazi chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., second from right, joined by ranking member Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, gestures as he speaks in Washington, Sept. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
House Select Committee on Benghazi chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., second from right, joined by ranking member Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, gestures as he speaks in Washington, Sept. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) AP
House Select Committee on Benghazi chairman Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., second from right, joined by ranking member Elijah Cummings, D-Md., right, gestures as he speaks in Washington, Sept. 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) AP

After Benghazi, State Department toughened embassies in high-risk countries

September 17, 2014 3:53 PM