Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tweeted his countdown to the 2024 presidential election on Thursday, President Biden’s first full day in office.
That happens to be the number of days until the next presidential election, in November of 2024.
Pompeo, a former congressman from Kansas who served as CIA director under Trump before becoming America’s top diplomat, is considered to be one of more than a dozen potential 2024 GOP presidential hopefuls.
Pompeo’s new tweet quickly generated buzz on Twitter. The tweet was “liked” more than 44,000 times and retweeted more than 7,100 times in the first hour after it went up on the social media platform.
Pompeo toot to Twitter multiple times during his final week as secretary of state to tout his achievements as secreatary of state.
“I will never stop fighting for America First, even after my time as Secretary of State,” he tweeted Monday to the more than 3 million followers on his official State Department Twitter account. “There is always more work to be done and I look forward to continuing to share and engage with you on what’s next. If you haven’t already, please be sure to follow me @mikepompeo.”
As of Thursday morning, Pompeo had nearly 924,000 followers on in personal Twitter account.