Unitit States Secretar o State

The Secretar o State is a senior offeecial o the federal govrenment o the Unitit States o Americae headin the U.S. Depairtment o State, principally concerned wi foreign affairs an is considered tae be the U.S. govrenment's equivalent o a Meenister for Foreign Affairs.[1][2]

Secretar o State o the Unitit States o Americae
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Incumbent
Mike Pompeo

since Apryle 26, 2018
U.S. Depairtment o State
Member oCabinet
Reports taeThe Preses
SeatWashington, D.C.
AppynterThe Preses
Term lengthNo fixed term
Constitutin instrument22 U.S.C. § 2651
FurmationJulie 27, 1789
First haulderThomas Jefferson
SuccessionFowert
(presidential line o succession)
DeputyDeputy Secretar o State
SalaryExecutive Schedule, level 1
Wabsteidwww.state.gov

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Heads of State, Heads of Government, Ministers for Foreign Affairs", Protocol and Liaison Service, United Nations. Retrieved November 2, 2012.
  2. NATO Member Countries, NATO. Retrieved November 2, 2012.