Code Pink leftists interrupted Mike Pompeo’s senate hearing today.
Mike Pompeo's confirmation kicks off with @codepink in the back chanting "No more wars, no Pompeo." https://t.co/VdyDkPCHMX pic.twitter.com/0x79s2j8yO
— Alejandro Alvarez (@aletweetsnews) April 12, 2018
Code Pinker Ann Wright was removed from the hearing today.
She says she was a former diplomat.
Code Pink protester taken out of the Senate Pompeo Sec of State Confirmation Hearing:
(One minute later a Cmte aide comes out and tells the line: “We have a few seats available, would ya’ll like to come in?”) pic.twitter.com/Mz9VtqgW8Q
— Frank Thorp V (@frankthorp) April 12, 2018
Pompeo says he will use diplomacy rather than sending US troops to war.
Pompeo addresses perceptions he is a "hawk":
"I intend to work to achieve the president's policies with diplomacy, rather than by sending our young men and women to war." pic.twitter.com/fLD0F6SVF2
— NBC Politics (@NBCPolitics) April 12, 2018