Why Journalists Believe Mary Louise Kelly

Graeme Wood
Why Journalists Believe Mary Louise Kelly

Yesterday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo bungled an interview with NPR’s Mary Louise Kelly and stormed out instead of answering her last questions. According to Kelly, who is a contributor to The Atlantic, Pompeo berated her, used profanity, and at one point directed his aide to get a map. Pompeo issued a statement today all but confirming Kelly’s account.