President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the truth Woman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Shulkin says he has White House approval to root out ‘subversion’ at VA MORE reportedly mocked Secretary of State Rex TillersonRex Wayne TillersonFormer WH adviser: Trump will want to rejoin Paris climate pact by 2020 Why the US should lead on protecting Rohingya Muslims ‘Bolivarian Diaspora’ can no longer be ignored MORE for his “mannerisms and Texas drawl.”
Trump referred to as Tillerson — who was ousted from his function Tuesday — “weak” and talked with mates and advisers about individuals he thought could be higher fitted to the job on the State Division, The Washington Post reported.
Trump was additionally important of the dangerous press Tillerson acquired, in accordance with the Submit.
“This man by no means will get story about him,” Trump mentioned, a supply informed the newspaper.
Trump on Tuesday ousted Tillerson from his function as secretary of State and named CIA director Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoThe CIA may need to call White House to clarify Russia meddling Intel agencies to brief officials from all 50 states on election threats Russia probe complicating House hearing on threats facing US: report MORE as his alternative.
Trump informed reporters Tuesday he made the choice “on my own.”
“I truly received alongside nice with Rex, however actually, it was a special mindset,” Trump mentioned at the White Home.
Trump and Tillerson had repeatedly clashed prior to now, most famously after experiences that the secretary of State referred to Trump in non-public as “moron.”