Former President Donald Trump has simply been served by a distinguished member of his personal Cupboard.

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stated Wednesday that the nation doesn’t want leaders who embrace “victimhood,” hours after Trump’s 2024 marketing campaign announcement.

Pompeo’s pointed phrases on Twitter arrived after Trump repeatedly solid himself as a sufferer throughout his speech.

“I’m a sufferer, I’ll inform you. I’m a sufferer,” said Trump, referring to the FBI seizure of classified government documents from his house and ongoing prison investigation.

Earlier than his announcement, the previous president had continued to falsely rant that he obtained cheated out of victory within the 2020 election. Many Trump-endorsed candidates who repeated the tiresome lies misplaced within the midterms, additional eroding his power within the GOP.

Pompeo, with out saying Trump’s title, appeared to assault the previous president’s harping on the previous ― imagined and in any other case.

“We want extra seriousness, much less noise, and leaders who’re wanting ahead, not staring within the rearview mirror claiming victimhood,” Pompeo tweeted.

Pompeo, who’s weighing his personal 2024 presidential bid, made a similar comment earlier than Trump’s announcement, hammering house some extent. He stated he would seemingly determine by spring whether or not to run.

“These are deeply private choices and we’ll kind our manner and as quickly as we have now figured it out, we’ll let the American folks know,” Pompeo stated, per Politico.

Pompeo told CBS News final month that he’d vote for Trump with “no hesitation” if the previous president wins the 2024 GOP major.

Then-Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with then-President Donald Trump in April 2020.

MANDEL NGAN by way of Getty Pictures

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