NEW YORK ( Associated Press) — Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has a book coming out this fall that covers his years in the Trump administration and, according to his publisher, provides “an unpublished assessment of the deals and characters made along the way.” does.
Broadside Books, a conservative imprint at HarperCollins Publishers, announced Monday that Pompeo’s untitled book was scheduled for November. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Pompeo “will draw readers deeper into the innermost sanctum of government decision-making and the insights behind important works about North Korea, China, Russia, Iran, Mexico, Israel, Afghanistan, support for international religious freedom, and many more.” Will reveal the stories and strategic thinking of the country and the issues,” the announcement partially reads.
Pompeo, 58, is a Republican from Kansas, who served three terms as secretary of state a year later, before President Donald Trump appointed him director of the Central Intelligence Agency in 2017. He has speculated about the 2024 presidential race, which could find him in competition with his former boss. Other Former Trump Officials Considering Potential Candidates — and working on the books — includes Vice President Mike Pence and UN Ambassador Nikki Haley.
Trump clashed with several of his cabinet officials, including Rex Tillerson, Pompeo’s immediate predecessor in the state. But Pompeo remained on good terms with Trump and even broke the precedent for secretaries of state by recording a speech for the 2020 Republican National Convention. He continued his defense after the January 6 siege of the US Capitol by Trump supporters, at a time when other officials resigned or distanced himself, and less than two weeks later promoted Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize. Sent a tweet giving.