REPORT: Trump Taps House Republican Mike Pompeo for CIA Director
According to reports Friday, President-elect Donald Trump has selected Kansas Republican Congressman Mike Pompeo to serve as his CIA Director.
Reuters was first to report the news.
Trump has offered position of CIA director to US Rep Mike Pompeo and Pompeo has accepted -transition official
— Steve Holland (@steveholland1) November 18, 2016
Pompeo is a former Army Captain and Harvard Law graduate who was elected to Congress in the Tea Party wave of 2010. He initially backed Marco Rubio in the Republican primaries but endorsed Trump at the end of July.
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