AP Sources: White House Considers Replacing Secretary Of State Tillerson With CIA Director PompeoThe White House is discussing a plan to replace Secretary of State Rex Tillerson with CIA director Mike Pompeo, according to two administration officials.
President Trump Kicks Off First Week As Commander In ChiefThe president has been busy issuing executive orders, putting a freeze on government hiring and acting on trade. He struck a blow to the Obama Administration's signature trade deal, fulfilling a campaign promise to pull the United States out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Trump's Housing, Defense And CIA Picks Face Confirmation HearingsRetired Marine Gen. James Mattis, Congressman Mike Pompeo and Dr. Ben Carson all faced tough questions from lawmakers on Thursday.
Trump Picks Sessions For Attorney General, Pompeo For CIA DirectorAlabama Sen. Jeff Sessions was the first U.S. senator to back Trump during the campaign. Rep. Mike Pompeo is a fierce critic of President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran.