EXCLUSIVE: Susan Rice tells Brian Williams: ‘No expectation’ to lose vote in Congress

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National Security Advisor Susan Rice told NBC News on Tuesday the Obama administration has “no expectation of losing the vote in Congress” on whether to authorize U.S. military action against Syria.

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BREAKING: Susan Rice to replace Tom Donilon as national security adviser, Obama to announce

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Susan Rice will replace Tom Donilon as national security adviser, the White House is expected to announce Wednesday.

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Benghazi report blames ‘systemic failures’ within State Department

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An independent panel’s report on the Sept. 11 attacks on the Benghazi consulate blames “systemic failures and leadership and management deficiencies within two bureaus of the State Department” for the post’s inability to defend itself.

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Exclusive: Amb. Rice withdraws from Sec. of State consideration

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In an exclusive interview with NBC News’ Brian Williams, Ambassador Susan Rice described the moment she called President Barack Obama and told him to withdraw her name from those he is considering nominating as secretary of state. Rice defends her comments made about the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya and describes what it’s been to like to be in the center of a political firestorm. 

EXCLUSIVE: Susan Rice drops out of running for secretary of state; saddened by partisan politics

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Embattled U.N. envoy Susan Rice is dropping out of the running to be the next secretary of state after months of criticism over her Benghazi comments, she told NBC News on Thursday.

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Exclusive interview with Rice Thursday at 10pm ET on Rock Center with Brian Williams.

BREAKING: Susan Rice tells NBC News that she is officially withdrawing from consideration for Secretary of State.

Exclusive interview with Rice Thursday at 10pm ET on Rock Center with Brian Williams.

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