Mike Pence

United States | United States Continues To Assist Venezuelans in Need

United States – Vice President Mike Pence announced today at the 73rd regular session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, NY, more than $48 million in additional humanitarian U.S. assistance for Venezuelans affected by the man-made crisis in Venezuela. This funding will help provide affected Venezuelans with emergency food assistance, safe drinking … Continue reading United States | United States Continues To Assist Venezuelans in Need

WASHINGTON | Karen Pence wants to help ease burden for military spouses

WASHINGTON — Being married to the vice president has its privileges. “Now people take my phone calls,” Karen Pence told The Associated Press in an interview. These days, Vice President Mike Pence’s wife is using her new cachet to call around on behalf of military spouses, looking to help them overcome the challenges that come … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Karen Pence wants to help ease burden for military spouses

NEW YORK | The Latest: Pence: Terrorists ‘failed’ to ‘break our spirit’

NEW YORK — The Latest on the commemoration of the Sept. 11 terror attacks (all times local): 10:50 a.m. Vice President Mike Pence has told family members of the 184 people killed at the Pentagon on 9/11 that the nation still grieves with them. Pence spoke Tuesday at the Pentagon Memorial. He said it’s important … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Pence: Terrorists ‘failed’ to ‘break our spirit’

WASHINGTON | Pence: I’m confident no one on my staff wrote the NYT column

WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence says he’s “100 percent confident” that no one on his staff was involved with the anonymous New York Times column criticizing President Donald Trump‘s leadership. Pence tells Sunday’s edition of CBS’ “Face the Nation” that he hasn’t polled staffers about the opinion piece because “I know them. I know … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Pence: I’m confident no one on my staff wrote the NYT column

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pence: I’d take lie detector test over NYT essay

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Vice President Mike Pence (all times local): 10:10 a.m. Vice President Mike Pence says he’d agree to take a lie detector test “in a heartbeat” to prove he isn’t the author of an anti-Trump New York Times opinion piece. A top Pence aide has already said the vice president didn’t … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Pence: I’d take lie detector test over NYT essay

ANAHEIM, Calif | The Latest: Obama rallies Democrats, Pence disappointed

ANAHEIM, Calif — The Latest on former President Barack Obama (all times local): 6:05 p.m. Vice President Mike Pence says it’s disappointing that former President Barack Obama is back on the campaign trail criticizing President Donald Trump. Says Pence: “The truth is, the American people in 2016 rejected the policy and direction of Barack Obama … Continue reading ANAHEIM, Calif | The Latest: Obama rallies Democrats, Pence disappointed

HONOLULU | How the US military will identify remains from North Korea

HONOLULU — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is flying to Hawaii on Wednesday to receive 55 boxes of bones recently handed over by North Korea. The remains are believed to belong to servicemen from the U.S. and other United Nations member countries who fought alongside the U.S. during the Korean War. Here’s a look at … Continue reading HONOLULU | How the US military will identify remains from North Korea

ATLANTA  | Georgia GOP governor’s runoff tests loyalty to Trump

ATLANTA — Georgia Republicans decide a bruising gubernatorial runoff Tuesday that is testing the loyalty of conservative voters to President Donald Trump and their frequent rejection of the establishment in favor of outside, bare-knuckled politics. The matchup between Secretary of State Brian Kemp and Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle pits the White House, which backs Kemp, … Continue reading ATLANTA  | Georgia GOP governor’s runoff tests loyalty to Trump