Gorka: Why is the left worried that I'm traveling with Pompeo?

Gorka: Why is the left worried that I'm traveling with Pompeo?
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Former White House aide Sebastian GorkaSebastian Lukacs GorkaTrump attacks Sessions: A 'total disaster' and 'an embarrassment to the great state of Alabama' Gorka: Why is the left worried that I'm traveling with Pompeo? The Hill's 12:30 Report: Pompeo, Barr drawn into Ukraine web MORE took to Twitter on Tuesday to ask why the left is "mad that I'm in Rome" with Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoEx-Watergate prosecutor says evidence in impeachment inquiry 'clearly' points to Trump Pompeo rejects idea that the United States abandoned Kurds Mike Pompeo's Faustian bargain MORE.  

Gorka is traveling with Pompeo on the secretary's European trip as part of the media pool, NBC News reported. The former White House aide works as a contributor for Sinclair TV and hosts a Salem Radio Network talk show.


Gorka's trip with Pompeo triggered outrage among Democrats, prompting the former aide to snap back on Twitter.

"Why is the left so worried?" Gorka asked in the video posted with his tweet.

"Well I think I know — because the house of cards that is Obamagate is collapsing," he said.

"The crimes of the last administration are being uncovered, and people are running scared," he added, without providing more details.

The former White House aide last month predicted high-level Obama administration officials will be accused of committing felonies. 

Gorka late Monday tweeted that he was waiting at Joint Base Andrews for Pompeo to arrive to begin the trip. 

Democrats reacted with shock and frustration to the news.

Newsweek columnist Seth Abramson described the development as "insane."

Philippe Reines, a former senior adviser to former Secretary of State Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonState cites 38 people for violations in Clinton email review Trump campaign to hold rallies in Mississippi, Kentucky Biden struggles to reverse fall MORE, called out Pompeo for allowing Gorka on the trip.

--This report was updated at 2:18 p.m.