This Mother Makes No Secret Of Who She Blames For Her Son's Death in Benghazi Mike Vance July 21, 2016 News Patricia Smith's son, Sean, was killed in the terror attack in Benghazi. She took the stage at the Republican National Convention. And she placed the blame squarely on one person: Hillary Clinton It's a very emotional speech and it is terrible that she has to go through this. The families of the victims have been lied to and that's why she has labeled Hillary as unfit for presidency. Like and share if you stand with Pat Smith on this issue.