Secretary of State Mike PompeoMike PompeoAmerica needs a new strategy for Pacific Island Countries Harris to hold fundraiser for McAuliffe ahead of Virginia governor's race It's in our interest to turn the page on relations with Suriname MORE on Wednesday said he "didn't see" U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon SondlandGordon SondlandThe Hill's 12:30 Report - Biden to mark Tuesday anniversary of George Floyd's death Trump impeachment witness suing Pompeo, State over legal fees America's practice of 'pay-to-play' ambassadors is no joke MORE's testimony in which Sondland said Pompeo was among officials "in the loop" about efforts to press Ukraine for investigations.
"I didn’t see a single thing today. I was working. Sounds like you might not have been,” Pompeo said after a reporter asked for his response to Sondland's testimony.
"I was in meetings all day and haven't had a chance to see any of that testimony," the top diplomat added.
WATCH: When asked to react to Amb. Sondland’s testimony about Sec. Pompeo in the impeachment hearing today, Sec. Pompeo responds with snark: “I didn’t see a single thing today. I was working. Sounds like you might not have a been.” pic.twitter.com/AxXM84Abql— MSNBC (@MSNBC) November 20, 2019
Sondland testified Wednesday that a number of officials were aware of efforts to pressure Ukraine to announce it would pursue investigations that President TrumpDonald TrumpFormer Sen. Heller to run for Nevada governor Overnight Defense & National Security — Milley becomes lightning rod Joint Chiefs Chairman Milley becomes lightning rod on right MORE wanted in exchange for a White House call and meeting.
"There is a July 19 email that I sent to Secretary Pompeo, Secretary Perry, Brian McCormack (Perry’s Chief of Staff), Ms. Kenna, Acting Chief of Staff and OMB Director Mick MulvaneyMick MulvaneyHeadhunters having hard time finding jobs for former Trump officials: report Trump holdovers are denying Social Security benefits to the hardest working Americans Mulvaney calls Trump's comments on Capitol riot 'manifestly false' MORE (White House), and Mr. Mulvaney’s Senior Advisor Robert Blair. A lot of senior officials," Sondland's opening statement read.
"Everyone was in the loop. It was no secret. Everyone was informed via email on July 19, days before the Presidential call. As I communicated to the team, I told President Zelensky in advance that assurances to 'run a fully transparent investigation' and 'turn over every stone' were necessary in his call with President Trump," he added.
Pompeo is currently in Brussels at a NATO meeting.