Stories tagged: vice president
Thu., July 18, 2019
Philippine police filed sedition and other criminal complaints Thursday against the vice president, three opposition senators, four Roman Catholic bishops and other critics of President Rodrigo Duterte for allegedly plotting …
Wed., May 8, 2019
Vice President Mike Pence has announced that the Trump administration intends to challenge the right of federal district courts to issue rulings blocking nationwide policies
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 21, 2018
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.
Wed., March 28, 2018
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 …
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018
Former Kenyan Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka said Wednesday that gunshots and a grenade were fired at his home in what he called “an assassination attempt,” as a government shutdown of …
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017
Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has appointed the country’s former military commander as one of his two vice presidents, state-run media reported Wednesday, deepening concerns about the military’s influence after …
Fri., April 21, 2017
Vice President Mike Pence sought to reassure Australia on Saturday that the U.S. remains committed to the countries’ longtime alliance, as he tried to patch up relations that were left …
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017
Vice President Mike Pence used a private email account to conduct public business as Indiana’s governor, according to public records obtained by the Indianapolis Star.
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Saturday conveyed a message to jittery partners that the Trump administration will “hold Russia accountable” and maintain steadfast support for NATO, a military alliance …
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017
Vice President Mike Pence and Defense Secretary James Mattis stood directly behind their boss Friday, one man on each side, as President Donald Trump announced an order that will ban …
Tue., Jan. 3, 2017
Vice President Biden said Tuesday he will set up shop at the University of Pennsylvania after he leaves office this month.
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016
Had Republicans chosen a mainstream conservative like Pence there is every reason to believe that candidate would be leading Clinton.
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton weren’t on the stage at the vice presidential debate here Tuesday night, but it didn’t really matter. They were still front and center.
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence and Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine will arrive at a debate stage Tuesday night with three main assignments: defend their bosses from attack, try to land a …
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016
We interrupt this year’s slugfest between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton to bring you their understudies: two low-key, middle-aged guys.
Tue., July 19, 2016
Hillary Clinton will likely announce her running mate in Florida on Friday, the same day she is scheduled to visit Orlando and Tampa. When asked if the choice would be …
Sun., July 17, 2016
On the politics, Pence passes the do-no-harm test. The same can’t be said for others who were considered by Trump.
Sat., July 16, 2016
On Friday, Hillary Clinton’s campaign announced the headlining speakers for this month’s Democratic National Convention. Missing from the partial list: anyone on the short list for vice president.
Fri., July 15, 2016
Hillary Clinton summoned at least three contenders vying to become her running mate to her Washington home on Friday as she closes in on a pick for vice president.
Thu., July 14, 2016
Donald Trump is planning to announce that Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is his choice for his vice presidential running mate, according to a Republican with direct knowledge of the decision.
Wed., July 13, 2016
Donald Trump and key members of his family huddled with Mike Pence Wednesday morning at the Indiana governor’s mansion as the billionaire enters the final phase of his search for …
Tue., July 12, 2016
Fox News says it is suspending its contributor agreement with Newt Gingrich “due to the intense media speculation” about him as a potential vice presidential candidate of Republican Donald Trump.
Wed., July 6, 2016
Chris Christie’s chances of being named Donald Trump’s vice presidential pick may hinge on deepening questions about his role in the George Washington Bridge scandal – like, what happened to …
Sat., May 14, 2016
Donald Trump has essentially seized the Republican presidential nomination, and now he has a key decision: Who will be his running mate?
Thu., Oct. 15, 2015
Vice President Joe Biden is nearing a decision about whether to run for president and would focus his campaign on middle-class issues, a top Biden aide said Thursday in a …
Sun., April 15, 2012
Being mentioned as a possible vice presidential candidate is something like being nominated for an Oscar or an Emmy: One should sound flattered, but not too confident of being the …