Trump’s New Cabinet Picks Face Hell on the Hill
Democrats want answers on a host of Trump administration matters. And they’re going to demand them from Mike Pompeo and Gina Haspel.
Frying Pan, Meet Fire
LGBT Groups Condemn Mike Pompeo as Next Secretary of State
Pompeo is ‘a reckless choice to lead our nation’s diplomatic efforts’ due to his ‘longstanding opposition to LGBTQ equality,’ said HRC President Chad Griffin.
Out Of Effect
State Department Cries ‘Hallelujah’ Over Tillerson Downfall
Experienced U.S. diplomats and Donald Trump agree on at least one thing: Rex Tillerson sucked as secretary of state.
Mike Pompeo’s Disturbing Friendships with Anti-Muslim Bigots
Pompeo accepted an award from a group the ADL named an anti-Muslim hate group. He’s done Islamophobe Frank Gaffney’s radio show 20 times. Now he’s our secretary of state.
Why Mike Pompeo Should Scare You More Than Rex Tillerson
A bumbler who disagrees with Trump from time to time is better than a yes man as America’s chief diplomat.
Trump’s CIA Pick Gina Haspel Ran a Laboratory for Torture
And that history makes Haspel ‘unsuitable to serve as CIA director,’ a top Democratic senator says.
Trump Ousts Rex Tillerson, Fires His Own ‘Body Man’
The secretary of State is no longer, and a Trump ‘body man’ was escorted out of the White House. And now CIA chief Pompeo will take over the State Department.