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House Democrats announce contempt proceedings against Mike Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo addresses Israel during the Republican National Convention, August 25, 2020 Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images The House’s Democrat-led Foreign Affairs Committee announced Friday that it will begin proceedings to detain Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. The contempt resolution against Pompeo, the second …

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State says it will be removed by watchdog report

The state Department on Monday said a report from the Office of Inspector General will say the agency did nothing wrong when it used emergency powers to sell billions of dollars worth of weapons to allies in the Middle East without the approval of Congress. Democrats asked last year for …

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