Pompeo on Sondland testimony: 'I didn't see a single thing today. I was working'

Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoSenate Dems to Pompeo: Comments about NPR reporter 'insulting and contemptuous' Washington Post: Pompeo 'gaslighting' NPR reporter Pompeo lashes out at 'shameful' NPR reporter MORE on Wednesday said he "didn't see" U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon SondlandGordon SondlandDemocrats see Mulvaney as smoking gun witness at Trump trial Schumer: Trump's team made case for new witnesses 'even stronger' Trump legal team launches impeachment defense 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.   

Sondland testified Wednesday that a number of officials were aware of efforts to pressure Ukraine to announce it would pursue investigations that President TrumpDonald John TrumpKaine: Obama called Trump a 'fascist' during 2016 campaign Kaine: GOP senators should 'at least' treat Trump trial with seriousness of traffic court Louise Linton, wife of Mnuchin, deletes Instagram post in support of Greta Thunberg MORE wanted in exchange for a White House call and meeting. 

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"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 MulvaneyJohn (Mick) Michael MulvaneyDemocrats see Mulvaney as smoking gun witness at Trump trial Trump legal team offers brisk opening defense of president Trump legal team launches impeachment defense 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.