Stories tagged: Pence
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 9:49 p.m.
With many federal workers frozen out of the jobs and vacationers blocked from public attractions their tax dollars pay for, talks between White House officials and congressional aides kicked off …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 2:26 p.m.
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.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Pointing to growing threats and competition from Russia and China, the White House on Thursday announced ambitious plans to create the U.S. Space Force as a sixth, separate military warfighting …
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 9:39 a.m.
The United States threatened NATO ally Turkey with sanctions Thursday over a detained American pastor held on terror and espionage charges.
Thu., May 10, 2018, 10 a.m.
Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday urged special counsel Robert S. Mueller III to bring his investigation into Russian election interference to a close, saying “it’s time to wrap it …
Mon., May 7, 2018, 12:51 p.m.
The United States on Monday asked the countries of the Western Hemisphere to suspend Venezuela from the 35-nation Organization of American States.
Mon., March 19, 2018, 2:40 p.m.
John Oliver’s spoof of a new picture book by the wife and daughter of Vice President Mike Pence was No. 1 on Amazon.com and out of stock as of midday …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 8:52 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence said the U.S. is preparing to announce the “toughest and most aggressive” economic sanctions against North Korea in the coming days, boosting pressure on the bellicose …
Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 12:15 a.m.
Vice President Mike Pence’s six-day swing through Asia, anchored by a stop at the Winter Olympics in South Korea, is set to focus less on sports than the host country’s …
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 8:34 a.m.
Vice President Mike Pence traveled to West Virginia Wednesday to tout the impact of tax cuts and pick a fight with the state’s Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin, who voted against …
Tue., Jan. 23, 2018, 8:16 a.m.
Extending his hand at the holiest site where Jews can pray, Vice President Mike Pence visited the Western Wall on Tuesday amid tensions with the Palestinians over President Donald Trump’s …
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 9:09 a.m.
Vice President Mike Pence is defending President Donald Trump on the president’s disparaging comments about immigrants from Africa and Haiti.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 22, 2018, 8:26 p.m.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told Israeli lawmakers Monday that the U.S. would put plans to move its embassy to Jerusalem on a fast track, drawing angry denunciations from Arabs …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 9:01 a.m.
Like many people, the Rev. Maurice Watson issued a stern and very public rebuke of President Donald Trump’s Oval Office comments about immigrants from “shithole countries.”
Mon., Jan. 8, 2018, 8:56 a.m.
Vice President Mike Pence will visit Egypt, Jordan and Israel this month after postponing a trip to the Middle East in December following President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 1, 2018, 9:07 p.m.
Mike Pence’s office on Monday said the U.S. vice president still plans on visiting Israel this month, despite an apparent delay in the schedule.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence told Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on a secret visit to Afghanistan on Thursday that the U.S. is “here to see this through” as they discussed a …
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 8:21 a.m.
Vice President Mike Pence is delaying his weekend departure for the Middle East as Congress nears completion of a tax overhaul, his office announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 8:45 p.m.
A list of key players relevant to the special counsel investigation into former Trump administration national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
Vice President Mike and his wife, Karen, joined several dozen volunteers to give the Vietnam Veterans Memorial a holiday cleaning.
Mon., Nov. 6, 2017, 1:39 p.m.
A Chicago man pardoned after spending nearly a decade in prison for an armed robbery he didn’t commit sued a northern Indiana city, its police chief and three officers on …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 2:21 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence is headed for North Dakota’s Minot Air Force Base, the second time in six weeks that a top Trump administration official has visited the nuclear weapons …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 11:47 a.m.
Indiana officials are refusing to release an indeterminate number of emails from private AOL.com accounts Mike Pence used as governor, and they’re not saying whether the vice president’s lawyers influenced …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 9:22 a.m.
President Donald Trump’s joint fundraising committee sent an email Monday asking donors to show support for Vice President Mike Pence’s decision to leave an NFL game in Indianapolis after some …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 3:05 p.m.
Pence, the former governor of Indiana, left Lucas Oil Stadium, tweeting early Sunday afternoon that he “and @POTUS (President Donald Trump) will not dignify any event that disrespects our soldiers, …
Tue., Sept. 26, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to appear later this week at a company that drew condemnation for negotiating concessions from a union and then shifting production to Mexico anyway …
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 2:30 p.m.
President Donald Trump will use his debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly next week to offer warmth to the United States’ allies and warnings to its adversaries.
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 12:31 p.m.
Vice President Mike Pence’s press secretary is leaving the Trump administration to serve as an outside surrogate for the White House’s political efforts.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
The White House says President Donald Trump has received a “comprehensive update” on Hurricane Irma.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 5:39 p.m.
The federal government has – for now – enough disaster aid money to deal with the immediate aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, but the ongoing storm appears sure to require a …