TRUMP FIRES REX TILLERSON – Appoints Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State
REX TILLERSON OUT!
President Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday.
The president posted this on Twitter moments ago.
There have been rumblings Tillerson was on the way out for several months now.
President Trump told Tillerson on Friday to step aside.
Mike Pompeo, Director of the CIA, will become our new Secretary of State. He will do a fantastic job! Thank you to Rex Tillerson for his service! Gina Haspel will become the new Director of the CIA, and the first woman so chosen. Congratulations to all!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 13, 2018
Gina Haspel will replace Pompeo as CIA Director.
BREAKING: Gina Haspel named by Trump to be CIA director, replacing Pompeo, who will replace Tillerson at State.
— The Associated Press (@AP) March 13, 2018
Jack Posobiec reported this back in October.
We reported the Mike Pompeo scoop back in October – now announced by President Trump pic.twitter.com/D0kSZoNKRK
— Jack Posobiec 🇺🇸 (@JackPosobiec) March 13, 2018