What can he say really, the man he represents lost the election and he knows it. His voive is supposed to echo Trump so when he cannot echo it then staying silent is the next best thing.
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Vice President Mike Pence gets COVID-19 vaccination on camera. 'I didn't feel a thing.' Pence sat in a chair next to an American flag and under a sign that said “SAFE and EFFECTIVE” at the White House event, which was intended to build public confidence in the vaccine. Source 7t.
Good that Pence was willing to do that publicly but I don't know if it would convince the anti-vaxxers and those who are still apprehensive abut the side effects,.
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Pence defies Trump, says he won't block Congress from affirming Biden's win: 'Only lawmakers can decide today'. Facing intense pressure from President Donald Trump to try to unilaterally change the electoral college votes, Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday that only lawmakers can decide today whether to accept the state-certified results. Pence issued the statement shortly before he began presiding over a joint session of Congress in his constitutional role as president of the Senate. Ref. USAToday.
Resolution pressuring Pence and Cabinet to remove President Trump with 25th Amendment fails to get unanimous support, forces full House vote. The resolution calls on Vice President Mike Pence and the Cabinet to, within 24 hours, "Declare what is obvious to a horrified Nation: That the President is unable to successfully discharge the duties and powers of his office." Pence has not shown an interest in triggering the never-used section of the amendment that could strip Trump of his authority. Ref. USAToday.