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Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., said Monday he will vote in favor of Mike Pompeo to serve as Secretary of State, assuring that Pompeo will win committee approval late Monday afternoon
In a last minute announcement, Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., flipped from a planned “no” to a “yes” after meeting with Pompeo and talking to President Trump about Paul’s objections to the Iraq war and maintaining a U.S. military presense in Afghanistan.
The article goes on to state the following:
“Having received assurances from President Trump and Director Pompeo that he agrees with the President on these important issues, I have decided to support his nomination to be our next Secretary of State,” he said on Twitter.