- President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday.
- Tillerson was once reportedly section of a “suicide pact” with fellow Cabinet contributors Jim Mattis and Steven Mnuchin.
With President Donald Trump giving Secretary of State Rex Tillerson the boot on Tuesday, the first member of an notorious “suicide pact” has left the White House.
In October 2017, BuzzFeed News reported that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, and Tillerson had solid a “suicide pact,” wherein all 3 agreed to go away if Trump fired one of them.
The suicide pact was once published via a US legit who cited it as a reason Tillerson would no longer depart his publish following a earlier document that Tillerson was once displeased with the president over a debatable speech to the Boy Scouts in July.
The document via NBC News additionally stated that Tillerson had overtly mocked Trump, calling him a “moron.”
Mattis, Tillerson, and Mnuchin have by no means showed or denied the document, however many newshounds and analysts have cited the alleged settlement in the wake of Tillerson’s departure.