Stories tagged: Mike Pence
Wed., April 10, 2019, 5 p.m.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told the Security Council the Trump administration is determined to remove President Nicolas Maduro from power, preferably through diplomatic and economic pressure, but “all options …
Mon., April 8, 2019, 5:15 p.m.
Not everyone was amused by the John Oliver send-up of a picture book by the wife and daughter of Vice President Mike Pence.
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019, 6:52 p.m.
Farmer Jeff Jorgenson looks out over 750 acres of cropland submerged beneath the swollen Missouri River, and he knows he probably won’t plant this year.
Sun., March 3, 2019
To meet the emerging threats in space, the newest war-fighting domain, the president has called for the creation of the U.S. Space Force.
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 12:23 p.m.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence visited the memorial site of Auschwitz on Friday along with the Polish president and Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of President Donald Trump, viewing a train …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 8:41 p.m.
Provocative hashtag, vice president’s wife rekindle debate over role of Christian schools in U.S.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 12, 2019, 6:12 p.m.
The vice president has been one of the administration’s most visible emissaries during the shutdown fight, meeting with lawmakers, sitting for interviews and leading staff-level talks.
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018
Last year in Vietnam, President Donald Trump laid out the United States’ vision for a free and open Indo-Pacific. Next week, on the president’s behalf, I will lead a delegation …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 7:24 p.m.
The president tweeted his support Monday night, part of a series of endorsements for eight GOP lawmakers in the run-up to the first midterm of Trump’s administration.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 11 p.m.
The Spokane Police Department estimates that Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Spokane may cost the city between $20,000 and $25,000.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 10:57 p.m.
The cost to the city of Spokane for providing police protection for Vice President Mike Pence’s visit likely will be in the thousands.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence called U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers “one of the most important voices in Washington, D.C.” during a campaign luncheon for the Republican congresswoman Tuesday afternoon at …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
It was Vice President Mike Pence who visited Spokane on Tuesday. But the focus of protesters outside his campaign fundraiser for U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers was his boss.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 1:06 p.m.
A 20-foot inflatable baby Trump figure is coming to Spokane to fly during Vice President Mike Pence’s visit on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 9:24 p.m.
Mike Pence stump speech for Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers tentatively scheduled for early October in Spokane
The list of top Republicans coming to Spokane to stump for Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers this fall will include Vice President Mike Pence.
Mon., Sept. 10, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims.
UPDATED: Fri., July 6, 2018, 12:59 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence on Friday defended federal immigration authorities against what he called “spurious attacks,” accusing Democrats of making opposition to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement central to their …
Fri., May 18, 2018, 1:40 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence surprised Indianapolis 500 organizers and fans by taking an impromptu stroll through Gasoline Alley and toward pit lane during Friday’s practice. The former Indiana governor spent …
UPDATED: Thu., May 10, 2018, 6:53 p.m.
Envisioning “a very special moment for world peace,” President Donald Trump announced Thursday he will meet North Korea’s Kim Jong Un for highly anticipated summit talks in Singapore on June …
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 6:41 p.m.
The brother of Vice President Mike Pence capitalized on his famous name and backing from other top Republicans to win an Indiana congressional primary Tuesday against an entrepreneur who mostly …
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
Filling in for his boss, Vice President Mike Pence intends to promote the U.S. as a steady trading partner and press Latin American partners to further isolate Venezuela during his …
Wed., March 28, 2018, 4:09 p.m.
Then-Indiana Gov. Mike Pence faced a firestorm of criticism three years ago after signing a “religious freedom” law critics decried as anti-gay. Now emails released this week to the Associated …
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 1:29 p.m.
Protesters seeking to carry signs in an area being secured for Vice President Mike Pence to participate in the South’s largest St. Patrick’s Day parade won a brisk free speech …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 8:46 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence was all set to hold a history-making meeting with North Korean officials during the Winter Olympics in South Korea, but Kim Jong Un’s government canceled at …
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 9:31 a.m.
U.S. skier Gus Kenworthy is vigorously embracing an unofficial role at the Winter Games as flag-bearer for the LGBT community. The 2014 silver medalist hopes to help sport reach a …
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 9:04 a.m.
Vice President Mike Pence’s efforts to keep North Korea from stealing the show at the Winter Olympics proved short-lived, drowned out by images of the two Koreas marching and competing …
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Forget an Olympic truce. The rhetoric war between North Korea and the Trump administration hasn’t skipped a beat in Pyeongchang.
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 8:01 a.m.
A rare invitation to Pyongyang for South Korea’s president marked Day Two of the North Korean Kim dynasty’s southern road tour Saturday, part of an accelerating diplomatic thaw that included …
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 12:34 p.m.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and the sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un sat just feet apart during Friday’s Olympic opening ceremony but did not interact – in …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 11:13 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence is seeking to reassure and refocus American allies on the growing nuclear threat from North Korea with visits to Japan and South Korea this week.