Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in an interview with Breitbart that he believes no matter who is president next year, Donald Trump’s “America First” vision for the country would have a “lasting legacy” that would go beyond his presidency.
“America First makes sense,” Pompeo said, adding that the policy not only benefits America, but the rest of the world along with it because America is “a force for good in the world.”
“It is the right direction for America at this time in history,” he said.
Pompeo pointed to Trump’s willingness to use America’s military assets when needed, but his ability to avoid getting her into wars that weren’t necessary.
Trump also reined in the Chinese Communist Party and re-energized NATO as it benefitted America to do so. A weak America isn’t good for the world any more than it is for America itself.
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