On Wednesday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo finally confirmed what days of news reports alleged: He was listening in on the phone call between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
Secretary of State Pompeo confirms he was listening to Trump's July 25th phone call with the president of Ukraine:… https://t.co/PnAcsfd4jE— Kyle Griffin (@Kyle Griffin) 1570017041.0
The confirmation, which puts Pompeo there at the moment Trump apparently tried to extort Ukraine into helping him chase a conspiracy theory about former Vice President Joe Biden, triggered instantaneous reactions on social media.
@kylegriffin1 He lied then committed obstruction of justice to cover up his crimes. #IndictPompeo NOW— lewoo (@lewoo) 1570017371.0
@kylegriffin1 Will he be fired by rage-tweet this morning when Grandpa Ranty wakes up?— D Villella ❄️ (@D Villella ❄️) 1570018102.0
@kylegriffin1 @RosemaryMscott I was on the phone call —-but I still tried to gaslight America about its contents.— Tina ◾️(redacted) (@Tina ◾️(redacted)) 1570017448.0
@kylegriffin1 Oh goody, another co-conspirator to prosecute.— Jonathan I. Ezor (@Jonathan I. Ezor) 1570017122.0
@kylegriffin1 He tried to say it so fast, hoping no one would understand what he was saying. There is so much slime… https://t.co/Y7rf7xTHba— CathyO (@CathyO) 1570017565.0
@kylegriffin1 So he’s been lying all along... you only lie when you are trying to hide something.— esz (@esz) 1570017156.0
@kylegriffin1 has anyone asked him why Sebastian Gorka is traveling with him to foreign countries while filming/pos… https://t.co/97Ae1kjINx— Shane Cohn 🗽 (@Shane Cohn 🗽) 1570017428.0