Rep. Louie Gohmert, a former Texas state judge who serves on the House Judiciary Committee, says the Justice Department needs to name an independent counsel to investigate President Barack Obama and various Executive Branch agencies to find out the truth about what the administration was doing in Benghazi, Libya.

On Sept. 11, terrorists attacked the U.S. consulate there and also an “annex” operated by the CIA and killed four Americans, including U.S. Amb. Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, an Air Force veteran serving as a foreign service officer, and former Navy Seals Tyrone Woods and Glen Doherty, who, according to a “detailed CIA timeline” reported by David Ignatius of the Washington Post, were doing security work for the CIA.