House Republicans on Thursday rammed through their demand for a new investigation of the deadly assault in Benghazi, Libya, vowing to pursue questions old and new in a search for truth. Democrats rejected the inquiry as a political ploy to raise campaign cash and motivate voters. On the Presidents agenda Friday, Obama is set to push his energy policy highlighting the importance of energy efficiency at a Walmart in California. Walmart is celebrating the event as the first-ever visit of a current president to one of their stores… organized labor on the other hand, not in such a celebratory mood over the appearance. Finally, the AP attained a copy of former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner’s memoir which is out next week, and reports he almost quit in 2010, and recommended Hillary Clinton take his place.
AM 820 News anchor Robert Pankau spoke to ABC News correspondent Ann Compton.