Secretary of State


Mike Pompeo Allegedly Doesn't Want Anyone to Know He Ate Processed Cheese for Breakfast

The Secretary of State reportedly kicked a journalist out of the press pool for writing about what sources referred to as "the cheese incident."
Danielle Wayda

The Race to Win All Races

Michigan’s Jocelyn Benson has a plan to save democracy. Will she and her fellow Democratic secretary of state candidates get there in time?
Ellie Shechet
climate change denial

A Secretary of State Pompeo Would Be Bad for Climate Issues

Secretary of State hopeful, Mike Pompeo, considers climate action the work of “radical environmentalists.”
Sarah Emerson
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Republicans close in on massive pro-wealthy tax bill, Trump calls Kate Steinle verdict "disgraceful," at least 13 killed in Pakistan Taliban attack, and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Just Challenged Rex Tillerson to an IQ Test

After the secretary of state reportedly called Trump a "moron," the president's looking to settle the score.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tillerson Sticks Around After Reportedly Calling Trump a 'Moron'

"I have never considered leaving this post."
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Rex Tillerson Allegedly Used a Fake Email Name at Exxon to Discuss Climate Change

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman discovered the alleged alias email in his ongoing probe into whether Exxonmobil mislead shareholders about the effects of global warming.
River Donaghey
Those Emails

Rex Tillerson Used Alias 'Wayne Tracker' to Secretly Discuss ExxonMobil's Climate Change Problem

Trump's Secretary of State had admitted that his company contributed to global warming.
Ben Adler
fake news

We Talked to Fake Rex Tillerson About Fake News

“People, including the media, like believing what is easy to believe.”
Sarah Emerson

How Is Rex Tillerson, Trump's Secretary of State Pick, Going to Handle Russia?

Rex Tillerson's selection has raised eyebrows because of his close ties to Russia and potential conflicts of interest.
Allie Conti
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Picks Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson to Be Secretary of State

A number of top Republican senators have expressed concerns over Tillerson's lack of experience and coziness with Russia.
Lauren Messman
Donald Trump

Environmentalists Want Tillerson to Testify About ExxonMobil’s Climate Deception

Rex Tillerson, CEO of ExxonMobil, is expected to be chosen as Secretary of State. Many environmentalists worry that American diplomacy could become an extension of fossil fuel interests.
Sarah Emerson