Jan 11, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; Rex Wayne Tillerson, nominee for Secretary of State, during confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Mandatory Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY NETWORK

Mandatory Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY NETWORK

Rex Tillerson Out as Secretary of State

March 13, 2018 - 8:04 am

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The White House announced this morning that Rex Tillerson has been removed from his position as Secretary of State.

According to a tweet by President Trump, he will be replaced by director of the CIA, Mike Pompeo. Gina Haspel will step up to fill his position.