Fox News Host Bret Baier Presses Pompeo: ‘Were You Being Serious?’

ScreengrabWhen Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told reporters on Tuesday that he believes there will be “smooth transition to a second Trump administration,” pundits pointed to his slight smirk to suggest that he must have been joking.So when Pompeo followed that shocking disregard for American democracy with an appearance on Fox News later in the day, anchor Bret Baier asked him directly, “Were you being serious there?”Unsurprisingly, Pompeo replied with a deliberately evasive answer, telling Baier, “We’ll have a smooth transition and we’ll see what people ultimately decided when all the votes have been cast.” He pointed to the Constitutional process that lays out “how the electors vote,” adding that “whoever is in office on noon on January 20th has all of the tools readily available so we don’t skip a beat with the capacity to keep Americans’ safe.”Read more at The Daily Beast.
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