Vice President Pence rejects call to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump from office. In a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Tuesday night, Pence stated he does not believe "Such a course of action is in the best interest of our Nation or consistent with our Constitution." Later, he stated that "Now is the time to come together, now is the time to heal." Ref. USAToday.
Former Vice President Mike Pence returned to public life, speaking to a conservative crowd in South Carolina. He praised Donald Trump's administration, bashed President Joe Biden's first 100 days in office and said nothing about the Jan. 6 insurrection that put his life in danger. Ref. USAToday.
Mike Pence has no self-respect and doesn't deserve to be in politics. If he was hoping to be president one day that hope is gone now.
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Mike Pence pushes back on Trump's claim that VP could have overturned 2020 election. “President Trump is wrong,” Pence said in a speech to the conservative Federalist Society in Florida. “I had no right to overturn the election.” Source 9a.
Classified documents found at the home of former VP Mike Pence as documents scandal widens. The Department of Justice previously found classified documents at locations associated with President Joe Biden; the latest discovery underscores issues with the broader system of tracking these documents, particularly once people leave office. Source 7w.
Dave Chappelle once called Mike Pence an ashamed gay and this picture now helps me see through that lense. Alternatively I am pro choice so this fight I won't win.
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