Secretary of State to address Liberty University graduates

January 27, 2020 GMT

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will deliver the commencement address at Liberty University in May, the school announced on Monday.

University president Jerry Falwell made the announcement of Pompeo’s address to the Class of 2020, scheduled for May 9.

Pompeo, the former director of the CIA, succeeded Rex Tillerson as secretary of state in 2018. Prior to working in the Trump administration, he was a congressman from Kansas.