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

Secretary Pompeo's Meeting With Israeli President Rivlin

Date: 03/21/2019 Description: Secretary Pompeo Meets With Israeli President Rivlin - State Dept Image

Mar. 21: Secretary Pompeo met with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin in Jerusalem. The Secretary and the President reaffirmed the close relationship between the United States and Israel, including the Administration’s unwavering support for Israel’s right to defend itself. Remarks» Trip Page»

Road to GES Heartland Event

Date: 03/18/2019 Description: Secretary Pompeo Delivers Keynote Address - State Dept Image

Mar. 18: Secretary Pompeo delivered the keynote address at the State Department’s Road to the Global Entrepreneurship SummitHeartland event in Overland Park, Kansas. Trip Page»