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Coons announces opposition to Pompeo, cuts off path to favorable committee vote
Sen. Chris Coons , a Delaware Democrat, announced Friday that he will not vote to support the nomination of Mike Pompeo to be secretary of state, officially closing the door on Pompeo’s chances of being favorably recommended out of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee ahead of a full Senate floor
The Note: Might things yet break Trump’s direction?
The TAKE with Rick Klein A week that held – and still holds – so much peril for President Donald Trump ends with reminders of how much things might yet break in his direction. Fired FBI director James Comey started the week speaking out against a man he views as “morally unfit” for the presidency.
As committee vote nears, Pompeo faces unprecedented Senate opposition
President Donald Trump 's pick for secretary of state, CIA director Mike Pompeo, is facing stiff opposition to his becoming the nation's top diplomat - and it may be unprecedented. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee is set to vote on Pompeo’s nomination on Monday and right now it's not clear if
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Trump leaves open possibility of bailing on meeting with Kim
President Donald Trump is leaving himself plenty of wiggle room when it comes to a summit with North Korea's leader, saying he will bail out of the meeting if he decides it won't produce results
Trump says he may leave meeting with Kim Jong Un
The president said he will remain "flexible" on his summit with the North Korean dictator and will leave if he feels the meeting will not be "fruitful."
The Latest: AP source: Pompeo, Kim discussed held Americans
CIA Director Mike Pompeo raised the plight of three U.S. citizens held in North Korea during his meeting this month with Kim Jong Un.
Trump says unless NKorea summit 'fruitful' he'll pull out
President Donald Trump affirms his plans to meet with Kim Jong Un after the CIA chief held secret talks with the North Korean leader two weeks ago but warns he could still pull out of a summit if isn't going to be "fruitful."
Pompeo-Kim Jong Un meeting raises stakes over confirmation: White House
President Donald Trump is expressing confidence that CIA director Mike Pompeo will be confirmed as secretary of state, following a stern warning from the White House Wednesday that opposition to his nomination could imperil efforts to negotiate a summit between Trump and North Korean leader Kim
Senate panel divided over Pompeo for secretary of state
CIA Director Mike Pompeo's nomination for secretary of state has so divided the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that it might send his nomination to the full Senate without a favorable recommendation