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Rex Tillerson Leaves With A Shattered Reputation And A Broken Department

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“I'm not going anywhere,” the ousted secretary of state vowed in July.
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Rising Star Pompeo Defrocks Tillerson as Sec. of State

Rising Star Pompeo Defrocks Tillerson as Sec. of State

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Curt Mills , National Interest
In the Trump White House, nationalism is ascendant.
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Mike Pompeo appeared to drop hints on TV that he would replace Rex Tillerson

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In hindsight, his appearance on CBS on Sunday seemed to include little indicators that a shake-up was imminent.
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What Does Mike Pompeo Think About Russia, Iran and North Korea?

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The former CIA director replaces Rex Tillerson as U.S. Secretary of State.
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News Analysis: Under Pompeo, a Foreign Policy That Fits the President's Worldview

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The man who would become secretary of state opposes the nuclear deal with Iran and doubts North Korea will give up its nuclear arsenal through negotiations.
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‘US-Russia relations may get a lot worse with Pompeo as Secretary of State'

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Being more competent than Rex Tillerson, newly appointed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is likely to be much better at executing Washington's anti-Russian policies, according to former diplomat Jim Jatras.
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Mike Pompeo on Muslims, torture and Guantanamo Bay

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Newly appointed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has a controversial history. Where does he stand on the issues?
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How the last five days of Rex Tillerson's tenure played out

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From the surprise North Korea announcement to a Tuesday morning tweet.
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'Bomb Iran & execute Snowden': Brief history of Pompeo's foreign policy rhetoric

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Newly-installed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo doesn't have a huge amount of experience as a diplomat so what can we expect from the former Kansas congressman now that he is heading US foreign policy?
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The incredible life of Mike Pompeo, Rex Tillerson's replacement as Secretary of State, a West Point valedictorian, and Trump's go-to source on North Korea

The incredible life of Mike Pompeo, Rex Tillerson's replacement as Secretary of State, a West Point valedictorian, and Trump's go-to source on North Korea

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• Mike Pompeo, the current head of the CIA, is replacing Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State.
• Previously, Pompeo served in the US House of Representatives for six years.
• Pompeo graduated first in his class at West Point.
Mike Pompeo is the new Secretary of State. President Donald Trump confirmed former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson had been ousted in a tweet , writing that Pompeo "will do a fantastic job! Thank you to Rex Tillerson for his service!"
CIA deputy director Gina Haspel will succeed Pompeo and helm the CIA.
Before embarking on his career in the executive branch, Pompeo...
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Trump's 'Zero-Tolerance' Immigration Policy Is Tearing Families Like These Apart

Trump's 'Zero-Tolerance' Immigration Policy Is Tearing Families Like These Apart

Nearly 2,000 kids have already been separated from their families. Read more ...

29 photos that show the US-Mexico border's evolution over 100 years

29 photos that show the US-Mexico border's evolution over 100 years

One of the Trump administration's latest immigration policies has come under fire , after Homeland Security figures revealed that ICE is separating families at the US-Mexico... Read more ...

The Trump administration keeps blaming 'loopholes' in immigration law for...

The Trump administration keeps blaming 'loopholes' in immigration law for its family separation policy - here's what's really going on

The Trump administration keeps falsely blaming its new family separation practice on current immigration law, and "loopholes" it says migrants are exploiting. Yet, as many... Read more ...

Homeland Security chief says migrant children are 'well taken care of' a day...

Homeland Security chief says migrant children are 'well taken care of' a day after denying it was policy to detain them

Department of Homeland Security chief Kirstjen Nielsen on Monday said migrant children separated from their parents are being "well taken care of" just a day after claiming it... Read more ...

FBI Agent Axed Over Trump Texts Says He'd Testify

FBI Agent Axed Over Trump Texts Says He'd Testify

The FBI agent who was nixed from the Mueller probe team over texts that disparaged President Trump says he's willing to testify about his side of the story. Per the AP , a... Read more ...

DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Defends Separation Of Families At The Border

DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen Defends Separation Of Families At The Border

The Homeland Security official refused to budge on her talking points at a White House briefing. Read more ...

US Senate rejects Trump's deal to lift ban on Chinese tech giant ZTE after...

US Senate rejects Trump's deal to lift ban on Chinese tech giant ZTE after intelligence warnings

The US Senate has disavowed President Donald Trump's deal to lift sanctions on Chinese tech giant ZTE. The Trump administration had reached a deal to no longer prevent US... Read more ...

Federal Judge Strikes Down Kansas Proof Of Citizenship Law

Federal Judge Strikes Down Kansas Proof Of Citizenship Law

The judge said the law championed by the Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach violated federal law and the 14th Amendment. Read more ...

It looks like John Kelly is giving up on trying to protect Trump from himself

It looks like John Kelly is giving up on trying to protect Trump from himself

White House chief of staff John Kelly appears to have stopped trying to be the buffer between President Donald Trump and the commander in chief's worst impulses, according to a... Read more ...

Less Than One-Third Of The Public Supports Family Separations

Less Than One-Third Of The Public Supports Family Separations

It's no surprise that the White House is trying to distance itself from the policy. Read more ...