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Pompeo clashes with Rep. Meeks on diplomatic security at House hearing


During a heated exchange at the House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on the State Department budget, Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-NY) questions Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s commitment to diplomatic security based on current budget requests. Pompeo vehemently disagrees with the statement, saying he’ll “take a backseat to no one” with respect to protecting U.S. diplomats.