Rex Wayne Tillerson is an American energy executive who served as the 69th United States Secretary of State from February 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018, under President Donald Trump. Prior to joining the Trump administration, Tillerson was chairman and chief executive officer of ExxonMobil, holding that position from 2006 until 2017.
On the "Intelligence Matters" podcast, Barbara Leaf spoke with host Michael Morell about the damage wrought by Trump's first secretary of state and offered a more positive assessment of his successor,.. CBS News - Published
The former secretary of state told Congress he was surprised by aggressive moves made by Saudi and Emirati leaders, who had met with President Trump’s close advisers without his knowledge. NYTimes.com - Published