Mike Pompeo Has Been Confirmed As Secretary Of State

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After Senator Rand Paul dropped his opposition, former CIA director Mike Pompeo’s path to being approved as the new secretary of state (replacing the fired Rex Tillerson) has been all but a given, despite his controversial stance on subjects like gay marriage and torture. Pompeo was approved by the Senate and is expected to be sworn in almost immediately and quickly set off to Europe for a meeting with NATO allies. Via the New York Times:

His agenda is already packed, with...

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