Posts Tagged ‘ Mike Pompeo ’

CIA Honors Saudi For Fighting Terror, Despite Nation’s Terror Ties

Feb 20th, 2017 | By

A member of the Saudi royal family has received an award from the CIA for his contributions to fighting terrorism. In a move that was not widely reported in the U.S., CIA Director Mike Pompeo last weekend gave Crown Prince Muhammed bin Nayef of Saudi …



Not A Joke: New CIA Chief Gives Anti-terrorism Medal To Saudi Crown Prince

Feb 17th, 2017 | By

To be honest, I was just flat-out shocked when the new director of the CIA, Mike Pompeo, jumped on a military aircraft and flew to Saudi Arabia his first week on the job. One source told me the new desk he ordered had not even been delivered to his office before he headed to Saudi Arabia.



Tom Cotton: Maybe More ‘Seasoning’ In Leadership Would Benefit Chuck Schumer

Jan 26th, 2017 | By

Sen. Tom Cotton on Wednesday chided Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer for a delay on a confirmation vote for CIA Director Mike Pompeo and suggested Mr. Schumer’s tenure as the top-ranking Democrat in the Senate might improve with “a little more seasoning and experience.”



Sen. Rand Paul Weighs In On Trump Picks For CIA, National Security & Others

Nov 21st, 2016 | By

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) appeared on “The O’Reilly Factor” on Friday night to discuss President-elect Trump’s choices for national security advisor, CIA director, State Department and others. Paul cautions Trump against picking warmongers or “nation builders” for positions that call for a diplomatic approach.