What you need to know:Tillerson expected to pick Elliot Abrams as Deputy at State. Former Reagan State Dept official experienced conservative knows the Dept— Andrea Mitchell (@mitchellreports) February 4, 2017
Abrams was convicted of withholding information from Congress about the Iran-Contra affair while serving for Reagan, but was pardoned by President George H. W. Bush.
According ot the Observer, Abrams gave a nod to the attempted 2002 Venezuelan coup.
Even neocn Schindler thinks he is a nutjob:
Elliott Abrams?— John Schindler (@20committee) February 4, 2017
The original neocon nutcase?
Pepe just shot himself in a bathroom stall.https://t.co/tVks14b0nJ
Making a convicted nutbag like Abrams DEPSECSTATE...what to even say? The inmates fully have the asylum now.— John Schindler (@20committee) February 4, 2017