Tag: Gov. Mike Pence

Pence: Lewis Legitimacy Comments on Trump ‘Deeply Disappointing’

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” in commenting on Rep. John Lewis (D-GA) saying  “I don’t see the president-elect as a legitimate president,” Vice President-elect Mike Pence called the comments “deeply disappointing.” Pence said, “I have great respect for

Pence: I Wasn’t Offended By Message from ‘Hamilton’ Cast

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Vice President-elect Mike Pence said he was not offended by the cast of the Broadway musical “Hamilton,” which addressed him after the performance he attended. Pence said, “Well, first off, my daughter

Pence: ‘Republicans Are Coming Home’ to Vote Trump

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” Republican vice-presidential nominee Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) said Republicans were “coming home” to vote for Donald Trump in the final days of the election. Pence said, “Republicans are coming home and recognizing

Pence: Benghazi Disqualifies Hillary from Serving as Commander-in-Chief

Monday in Charlotte, NC at a campaign rally, Republican vice-presidential nominee Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) said Democratic presidential nominee Hilary Clinton should be “disqualified from ever serving as commander-in-chief” because of her actions in the 2012 Benghazi terror attack and its aftermath. Pence

Pence: Nothing In Trump Immigration Plan Has Changed

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Republican vice-presidential nominee Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) declared “nothing has changed” when asked about Donald Trump’s position on illegal immigration. Partial transcript as fallows: TAPPER:  So, Mr. Trump has been saying that on, day

Manafort Denies Trump Had Second Thoughts About Pence

On this weekend’s broadcast of  “Fox News Sunday,” presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s campaign manager, Paul Manafort said the reports that Trump was on the phone late Thursday night asking if he could change course on the Pence pick

Club for Growth Lauds Trump for Selecting Pence as VP

“Mike Pence would be an outstanding Vice-President,” Club for Growth President David McIntosh said in a statement after Trump tweeted that he has selected the Republican governor from Indiana as his running mate. Until now, the Club has been one of the real estate billionaire’s fiercest critics.

Krauthammer: Pence Not Memorable, Newt Would Be ‘Best Fit’ For Trump VP

Wednesday on on Fox News Channel’s “Special Report,” Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer said the best vice-presidential running mate pick for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump would be former House Speaker Newt Gingrich. Krauthammer said, “Well, I don’t know

Indiana GOP Caves to Gay Rights Lobby-Proposed Group Protections Bill

Despite historic and massive majorities in both houses of the state legislature, Indiana’s GOP leaders appear on the verge of capitulating to the demands of a campaign conducted by the national gay rights lobby to extend special rights and group protections to members of Indiana’s “LGBT” community.

Arkansas Follows Indiana, Approves Religious Liberty Bill

Despite the criticism surrounding Indiana Gov. Mike Pence’s religious liberty law, lawmakers in Arkansas just passed a similar bill. On the other hand, lawmakers in both North Carolina and Georgia are on the defensive about their own pending religious liberty legislation.

The Post reported that a similar measure in North Carolina would “make no sense,” according to Gov. Pat McCrory who made the statement during a radio interview and added he would not sign any such legislation.