Secretary of State

Mike Pompeo

Michael R. Pompeo was sworn in as the 70th U.S. Secretary of State on April 26, 2018. The Secretary of State, appointed by the President with the advice and consent of the Senate, is the President's chief foreign affairs adviser. The Secretary carries out the President's foreign policies through the State Department, which includes the Foreign Service, Civil Service, and U.S. Agency for International Development.

In the News

Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East

Date: 02/14/2019 Description: Secretary Pompeo Participates in the Opening Plenary of the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East - State Dept Image

Feb. 14: Secretary Pompeo's opening remarks at the Ministerial to Promote a Future of Peace and Security in the Middle East in Warsaw, Poland. More» Trip Page»

GLOBSEC Youth Engagement Event

Date: 02/12/2019 Description: Secretary Pompeo Speak With Young Slovak Leaders at GLOBSEC - State Dept Image

Feb. 12: Secretary Pompeo participated in a discussion with young Slovak leaders and students about the legacy of Western democratic freedom. Remarks» Trip Page»