House committee moves to hold Mike Pompeo in contempt for defying subpoenas
Sec. of State Mike Pompeo (Photo: Shutterstock)

According to reports, House Foreign Affairs chairman Eliot Engel has announced that the committee will “will begin work on a resolution holding Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in contempt” over his defiance of subpoenas issued by the panel.


"I gave Mr. Pompeo ample opportunity to fulfill my request for documents, which I first made more than three months ago," Engel said in his announcement.