Susan Pompeo, wife of the current US Secretary of State and one of America’s most powerful women in the shadows.
Politico, in an extensive article on the wife of Mike Pompeo, notes her very controversial role in the modern power structures of the United States.
During her husband’s work in Congress (Kansas State Representative from 2011 to 2017) and serving with the CIA (Director 2017-2018), Susan Pompeo was actively involved in issues of the families of agency employees abroad and domestically, and in the Department of State she became actually the uniform of the United States foreign policy … She is currently focused on improving the life of American diplomats around the world, but …
In May, at the urging of Mike Pompeo, Donald Trump fired the State Department’s inspector general, who was checking to see if the Pompeos were improperly using office staff to carry out personal and political errands.
Investigations into the circumstances of the dismissal of the official by Congress and internal oversight bodies against Pompeo have not yet led to a single high-profile scandal. But the close partnership between the Pompeo spouses, where the head of the family is named as a possible Republican presidential candidate, is seen in the context of the post-Trump era.
According to the publication, Susan Pompeo actively used the staff of the CIA and the State Department to carry out personal errands from meeting at the airport to looking after the dog during the departure of the spouses. It is Susan Pompeo who organizes secret dinners with international elites and other protocol and not only events.
P.S. Leaving the CIA for the State Department, Langley’s representatives contacted the State Department and proposed to legally consolidate the status and responsibilities of Susan Pompeo, which was also notified to Congress.