After Contentious Interview, Pompeo Publicly Accuses NPR Journalist Of Lying To Him
One day after a contentious interview that was followed by an expletive-filled verbal lashing of NPR host Mary Louise Kelly, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is publicly accusing her of lying to him — "twice."
In a statement released by the State Department on Saturday, Pompeo says Kelly first lied "in setting up our interview."
He does not explain how and offers no evidence. In their recorded interview from Friday, the nation's top diplomat declined to respond when Kelly asked whether he owed an apology to Marie Yovanovitch, the former...