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Pompeo Tries To Avoid Discussing Trump-Putin Meeting
Senator Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) loses patience with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s refusal to answer questions on President Trump’s one-on-one meeting with Vladimir Putin.
Pompeo’s Plan B For Iran
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has unveiled his new plan to tackle Iran’s nuclear program after the U.S. violated the Obama-era treaty designed to curb Tehran’s weapons program.
Pompeo Struggles With Senate Scrutiny
CIA Director and Trump’s pick for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo faces embarrassment as a key senate committee looks set to object his nomination.
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Secretary Of State Nominee Mike Pompeo Says He Continues To Oppose Gay Marriage
Cory Booker grilled the CIA director about his views on gays and Muslims.
Mike Pompeo Still Doesn’t Believe In Gay Marriage
During his confirmation hearing, Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo answered questions from Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) on LGBTQ rights, same-sex marriage, and whether he considers gay sex to be a “perversion.”
Mike Pompeo Can’t ‘Recall Precisely’ Trump’s Private Requests
During his confirmation hearing, Secretary of State nominee Mike Pompeo claims he cannot recall whether President Trump pressured him to interfere in the Russia investigation.
The Impact Of Trump Firing Tillerson
President Donald Trump’s firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson opens the door for his ally Mike Pompeo to step into the role.
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Tillerson: Russia Is Targeting 2018 Midterms
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia is already trying to meddle in the 2018 midterm elections.
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Romney's Senate Bid Could Bring His Complicated Relationship With Trump To D.C.
A brief history of President Donald Trump and Mitt Romney’s rocky relationship.
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North Korea Is No Friend Of America, But That Doesn't Make It A Terrorist State
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The designation is a matter of politics, not policy.
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Report: Tillerson Snubbing Ivanka Trump's India Trip Amid Tensions
No senior State Department officials will accompany her to a business summit there.
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State Department Officials Accuse Rex Tillerson Of Violating U.S. Law On Child Soldiers
By Jason Szep and Matt Spetalnick, Reuters
A confidential “dissent” memo not previously reported said Tillerson breached the Child Soldiers Prevention Act.
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Why Is The U.S. Denying This Young Trans Woman A Student Visa?
Robyn Alice McCutcheon
Foreign Service Officer, U.S. State Department
A State Department foreign service officer shares the story that broke her heart.
Rex Tillerson Is All Of Us | HuffPost Politics
When the going gets tough, the tough get in the fetal position.
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Rohingyas Are Suffering 'On A Catastrophic Scale.' Here's How To Help.
More than 600,000 persecuted Muslims have fled Myanmar in just two months.
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Twitter Goes To 11 With #TrumpIQSongs
"99 Problems (And Not A Right Answer On One)."
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A Memo To The Next Secretary Of State
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Some suggestions for repairing America's diplomatic machinery.
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Memo To Tillerson About The Moron
Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy, University of Califor...
Instead of resigning, here's another option to consider.
Chris Matthews Lists 18 Other Ways To Call Donald Trump A Moron
The "Hardball" host said Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's alleged comments were dueling words.
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U.S. Will Expel 15 Cuban Diplomats Following Mystery Attacks
By Patricia Zengerle, Matt Spetalnick, Reuters
At least 21 Americans working at the U.S. embassy in Havana have been affected.
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