Pompeo’s confirmation hearing scheduled for Wednesday

In this photo taken Oct. 16, 2015, Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kansas speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. According to a Trump official, Pompeo to be nominated for CIA director. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
In this photo taken Oct. 16, 2015, Rep. Mike Pompeo, R-Kansas speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. According to a Trump official, Pompeo to be nominated for CIA director. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) –  Kan. Rep. Mike Pompeo, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for CIA Director, will have his confirmation hearing Wednesday.

Even though Trump won’t be sworn in until Jan. 20, Senate Republicans are intent on moving swiftly to get his Cabinet and other agency leaders in place.

Pompeo is a three-term congressman, he graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point and from Harvard Law School.