The latest news and analysis on Mike Pompeo, the former secretary of state in the administration of President Donald Trump. Previously Pompeo served as the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.. Before serving in the Trump administration, Pompeo represented Kansas as a Republican member of Congress from 2011 until 2017. Born December 30, 1963 in Orange, California, he is married to Susan Pompeo.
Fox News host confronts Mike Pompeo on Trump admin $6T debt criticism
"It's going to take a true conservative leader," Pompeo said about his hopes for lowering the U.S. deficit and growing the economy.
Mary Trump predicts who Republicans will pick as 2024 nominee
The former president announced his presidential bid in November, a few months before his challenger Nikki Haley launched her presidential campaign.
Ukraine Fatigue Builds on the Horizon
Mitch McConnell and other Republicans still selling America as the first responder to a variety of global hot spots may soon be greeted with louder pushback.
Trump rages over being left out of conservative event
Trump slammed the Club for Growth as "an assemblage of political misfits, globalists, and losers" after the group left him off their annual guest list.
Biden failed China spy balloon test—Mike Pompeo
Pompeo described it as "trial balloon," adding that China now knows "the Biden administration won't do a darn thing about it."
Republicans respond to reports of Chinese balloons during Trump era
"China had too much respect for 'TRUMP' for this to have happened, and it NEVER did," Donald Trump wrote on Truth Social.
Trump says report of Chinese balloon during his admin "fake disinformation"
"China had too much respect for 'TRUMP' for this to have happened, and it NEVER did," the former president said Sunday.
The 2024 Test for the New American Right
In the current way-too-early 2024 polling for the presidential nomination, DeSantis consistently polls by far the best of any non-Trump alternative.
The Trump challengers who could fight him for the Republican nomination
No Republican has publicly declared an intention to run against Trump but 2023 will likely see major announcements.
Republican Trump allies and critics plot to dethrone him in 2024: Report
Several Republicans are spending the holiday season mulling prospective presidential runs, according to The Washington Post on Saturday.
Bill Barr Says Trump "obviously" unable to unite Republicans: "He failed"
The former attorney general additionally said that it looks "increasingly more likely" that Trump will face an indictment from the Justice Department.
Pompeo, Pence take swipes at Trump during major 2024 GOP cattle call event
"This loyalty is not to a person...Personality, celebrity, just aren't going to get it done," former state secretary Mike Pompeo said Friday.
Mike Pompeo served with lawsuit while filming green screen video
The video has so far been viewed more than 500,000 times on Twitter since being posted on Wednesday.
Paul Ryan says GOP "much more likely to lose" in 2024 if Trump is nominee
Donald Trump has a disadvantage with a key American demographic, said the former House speaker.
Could Snowden Be Drafted Into Russian Army After Getting Citizenship?
Edward Snowden has lived in Russia for nearly a decade, and on Monday was declared a citizen.
Mike Pompeo, Possible Trump Opponent, Plans Taiwan Return: Report
The former secretary of state ended his last visit with a controversial call for the U.S. to recognize the Chinese-claimed island as an independent country.
Mike Pompeo Open to Taking on Donald Trump for 2024 Presidential Nomination
Former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did not commit to a White House bid in 2024 on Monday night, but he didn't rule one out either.
Kinzinger Says 'Friend' Pompeo Lacks 'Moral Center,' Rips His Trump Support
The anti-Trump Republican said "it's sad to see my friend gone the way he's gone," referring to former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
Trump Shouldn't Run in 2024 So 'Younger People' Win: Ex-Trump Official
Trump's former chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney, think the Republican Party needs new blood in the 2024 election.
Trump 'Has to Be Rattled' as Inner Circle Gives 1/6 Testimonies: Biographer
These are people "who never would have publicly gone on the other side against him," Tim O'Brien said Sunday.
Trump Allies Testifying Because Jan. 6 Probe 'Getting Somewhere': Alksne
"They see it and they know it, and so they would rather go voluntarily than be subpoenaed," the former federal prosecutor said Saturday.
Trump Heads to Texas Rally as Allies Face Subpoenas, Pence Clash Ramps Up
The former president will be in Austin to headline the American Freedom Tour on Saturday.
Kathy Barnette's Chances of Beating Mehmet Oz, According to Polls
Recent polls show a near tie between Barnette and former President Donald Trump's preferred candidate.
Joe Manchin's First Foray Into GOP Politics Ends in Stinging Defeat
Representative Alex Mooney, who was endorsed by the former president, beat out Representative David McKinley in a GOP primary for a U.S. House seat.
Trump Defied by Rally-Goers Booing, Turning Backs on Mehmet Oz
The former president praised the GOP Senate candidate for being "in the bedrooms of all those women telling them good and bad."
Mike Pompeo Ramps Up Opposition to Trump-Backed Dr. Oz
Trump's former secretary of state raised "significant national security concerns" about the Pennsylvania Republican running for the Senate.
Kinzinger Rips Tucker Carlson After Russia's Atrocities in Ukraine Revealed
The Fox News host's commentary has been utilized by Russian state TV during the invasion of Ukraine.
Mike Pompeo Receives Death Threat While Visiting Taiwan, Police Investigate
The Former Secretary of State is in Taiwan as a private citizen, after the Biden administration dispatched its own delegation amid concerns over Ukraine.
Cheney Rips Trump, Pompeo for 'Praising' Russian President: 'Putin Is Evil'
The Republican congresswoman shared images from Moscow highlighting the former president's and former secretary of state's positive remarks about Putin.
State Department Addresses Trump's Praise of Putin: 'I Have No Words'
Trump repeatedly praised Putin during his 2016 election campaign and presidency, leading some to criticize him as an enabler of the Russian president.