WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says Secretary of Verbalize Mike Pompeo is “completely no longer leaving” the Cupboard at the same time as top Republicans keep a pitch for him to whisk for the Senate in Kansas.
Pompeo served four phrases in the Rental and became as soon as Trump’s CIA director sooner than inviting to the Verbalize Division.
The choice by longtime Republican Sen. Pat Roberts to retire has prompted an effort by diversified GOP senators to recruit Pompeo for 2020. He’s acknowledged that push has incorporated a call from Senate Majority Chief Mitch McConnell of Kentucky.
Trump tells CBS’ “Face the Nation” that McConnell can also possess spoken to Pompeo however “I asked him the quiz the diversified day. He says he’s completely no longer leaving. I don’t think he’d enact that. And he doesn’t must be lame duck.”