Article courtesy of Real Clear Politics, written by Tim Hains.
Speaking to Jake Tapper on CNN's State of the Union Sunday, Hillary Clinton responds to charges from Republicans and Democrats that her policies as President Obama's Secretary of State led to the rise of the Islamic State.
"That is beyond absurd," Sec. Clinton said. "I'm just going to let them say whatever they choose to say... ISIS was primarily the result of the [power] vacuum in Syria caused by Assad."