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Tillerson out, Pompeo in at State Department

(Paul Mirengoff) President Trump has removed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and plans to nominate CIA Director Mike Pompeo to replace him. The move has been talked about for months.
Relations between Trump and Tillerson have never been good. Unnamed officials say they reached a breaking point recently, though they haven’t said why. There is speculation that Tillerson’s statement that he believes Russia is responsible for the poisoning of a Russian ex-pat in London may have been the last straw. Before that, though, reports that Tillerson was not in the loop when Trump announced he would talk with Kim Jong Un suggest he wasn’t long for the job. [Note: It has now been reported that Trump made the decision last Friday].
Tillerson’s main credential for the job at State seemed to be that Mitt Romney was his rival for the position. Once in his post, it sometimes seemed like Tillerson’s

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