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Thursday, April 26, 2018 3:31 pm

Verbatim: Rep. Messer Issues Statement on Pompeo Confirmation

The following was released on Thurs., April 26, 2018 from the office of Representative Luke Messer:  

WASHINGTON (Thursday, April 26, 2018) — U.S. Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) issued the following statement after the U.S. Senate confirmed Mike Pompeo as the next Secretary of State. 

“Mike Pompeo will be an excellent Secretary of State and I congratulate him on being confirmed despite record obstruction by Senate Democrats,” said Messer, who served with Pompeo in the House. “Mike’s background, experience and tenacity will help him succeed in this important role. I’m proud to call Mike a good friend and I look forward to working with him and President Trump to keep America safe.”