Today the White House sent representatives to Capitol Hill to try to explain the Obama Administration’s changing story on Benghazi, Libya, and to try to put off political damage until after the election. They didn’t count on the aggressiveness of a number of House Republicans — including South Carolina Congressman Trey Gowdy, who turned heads when he called U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice a liar.

Gowdy’s hard-nosed questioning got the attention of the media:

And it got the attention of grassroots conservatives on Twitter:

The team at the Free Beacon probably summed it up best:

With pit bulls like Trey Gowdy charging hard after the truth, this is a bad time for President Obama to be hiding the facts from the American people.