Political Headlines - September 13, 2012

Here are the top POLITICAL headlines from today:

  • Romney causes stir with remarks on attacks: Mitt Romney's criticism of President Obama's initial response to the Libya attacks struck some Republicans and Democrats as too partisan and heavy handed. Globe politics reporter Matt Viser details.


  • Obama vows justice in Libya killings: US officials said they are investigating the four-hour assault as a well-orchestrated terrorist attack and not a spontaneous reaction to an inflammatory movie about the prophet Mohammed. Washington bureau reporter Bryan Bender covers. 



  • Murders in Libya point to need for wise leaders in US: The qualities needed for effective international leadership in the Oval Office are a strong grasp of global issues, a seriousness of purpose, and, most of all, good judgment. Globe correspondent Nicholas Burns reports.