After some drama in the Senate Foreign Affairs committee? Former CIA director and congressman Mike Pompeo is confirmed for the Sec of State job and immediatly sworn into office to succed Rex Tillerson.... The Senate confirmed CIA Director Mike Pompeo to be secretary of … [Read more...] about Mike Pompeo confirmed as Trump’s new Secretary of State and sworn in….
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But only by a hair of 11-9..... Senate Majority McConnell had threatened to bring his nomination to the Senate floor without the committee ok.... But I guess he changed his mind? So did Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky) who said he wouldn't vote for CIA Director moving to the Sec of … [Read more...] about Pompeo finally gets a ‘Aye’ vote from the Senate Foreign Affairs….
Makes sense actually.... Even if he went after her during the Benghazi hearings... Clinton jointed others in giving Pompeo advice... As a sharply partisan Republican member of Congress, CIA Director Mike Pompeo tormented former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over … [Read more...] about Sec of State nominee Pompeo speaks to Hillary Clinton about the job…
...from theGuardian.... his is the story of a flight. But it starts with a few caveats. Firstly, it is not a normal flight – the passengers are not your average travellers as they include ministers, CEOs and more journalists than politicians would normally be comfortable … [Read more...] about 17 hours on a B-787 from Australia to London….