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Fact check: Pence makes wildly dishonest claim comparing pandemic job growth to number of jobs added under Obama

Vice President Mike Pence made a Wednesday claim about job creation that was both wildly dishonest in its general premise and inaccurate in its specific numbers.
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Watch: Yesterday's Kamala Harris speech narrates this new "Prosecute Trump" ad

Yesterday Kamala Harris made her first speech since becoming the 2020 vice presidential nominee, and in the blink of an eye came "Prosecute Trump," another delightful anti-Trump video by the progressive group Meidas Touch. Using parts of Harris's speech as the narration, the video presents an "open and shut" case as to why Trump is a criminal failure. We're reminded of the recent US catastrophes created by Trump's mismanagement and utter ineptness, including "a crisis of poverty, of homelessn...
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Harris pick puts renewed focus on Pence, setting up a clash of political, personal opposites

As news broke on Tuesday that Joe Biden had selected Kamala Harris as his running mate, Vice President Mike Pence was leaving a Cops for Trump event in Phoenix, where he'd spent the day tk and tk...
Tags: Joe Biden, Cnn, Kamala Harris, Trump, Phoenix, Mike Pence, HARRIS

Why Mike Pence Should Be Worried About Debating Kamala Harris

The story of her career can be explained, in part, by a series of dramatic moments during congressional hearings and primary debates. Here are five of them.
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Joe Biden's Kamala Harris VP pick is an early hit, poll suggests

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is an early success as presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's running mate, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll finds. Indian Americans are thrilled to have someone of Indian descent on a major party ticket, Black women are similarly excited, and even progressive groups and activists who were hoping Biden would pick someone more to the left expressed support for Harris on the ticket.They aren't alone. Nearly 90 percent of Democrats approve of Harris as...
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‘America Is Crying Out For Leadership,’ Harris Says In First Appearance With Biden

Former Vice President Joe Biden appeared for the first time with his newly-announced running mate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) on Wednesday. From a high school gymnasium in Delaware, the pair delivered fiery speeches condemning the Trump administration’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and promising a new way forward in 2021. “She’s going to stand with me in this campaign, and all of us are going to stand up for her,” Biden said of the California senator, who broke barriers Tuesday as the firs...
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Fox News Insists That Joe Biden Didn’t Really Pick Kamala Harris

It took Fox News no more than an hour after Joe Biden selected Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate to start dabbling in wild speculation and conspiracy theories about the hidden, nefarious reasons behind the pick. In the day after the ex-veep and presumptive Democratic nominee announced his running mate, Fox News hosts pushed a number of unsupported theories largely centered around two themes: Harris forced her way onto the ticket and intends to usurp or overtaken Biden; and/or Biden is not m...
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Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris to make first joint appearance as Democratic running mates

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will make their first joint appearance Wednesday as the Democratic ticket challenging Republicans Donald Trump and Mike Pence.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Pelosi Calls Harris ‘Best Person’ Biden Could Name As VP

 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) on Wednesday said that Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) was the “best person” that Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden could have picked as running mate. Pelosi told MSNBC’s Craig Melvin in an interview Wednesday that the former prosecutor outpaced others in criteria that had little to do with her race and gender — factors which had eclipsed headlines even before Biden announced a historic decision to select Harris as the first Black and Asian-American wom...
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Kamala Harris and Mike Pence scheduled to face off at October debate

Kamala Harris being named Joe Biden's vice presidential pick sets a match-up between the California senator and Vice President Mike Pence on the debate stage in October.
Tags: California, Joe Biden, Cnn, Kamala Harris, Mike Pence

Mike Pence vs. Kamala Harris: Here's where they might clash

Past clashes over LGBTQ rights and women's issues will likely flare up again between Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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State IG: Department Did Not ‘Fully Assess Risks’ Of Civilian Casualties In Arms Sales

The State Department inspector general found in a report released Tuesday that the department did not “fully assess risks and implement mitigation measures to reduce civilian casualties and legal concerns” when it green-lit arms sales to Middle Eastern countries. The report also found that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo did follow the law in his use of emergency powers, a point that State Department officials were eager to underscore in a press call Monday before the report’s release. Officia...
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Vice President Mike Pence takes jab at Kamala Harris during Arizona visit

Vice President Mike Pence used a campaign event in Mesa to take a jab at Kamala Harris, who was announced as Joe Biden's running mate.         [Author: Arizona Republic]
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These Florida Counties Are Feeling the Heat From DeSantis to Reopen Schools

On Tuesday morning, school board members in Hendry County, Florida, logged onto their computers for a virtual “emergency” session about the upcoming school year. For some teachers watching, the meeting amounted to a disturbing surprise. The week prior, the county school board had approved a plan that would require students learn virtually until the county’s coronavirus case positivity rate dropped below 10 percent for at least 10 consecutive days. Hendry County, an area 65 miles east of Fort Mye...
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Trump Suggests Some Men Would Be ‘Insulted’ Over Biden Choosing Woman For VP Slot

President Trump on Tuesday morning found another reason to slam Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden amid speculation that Biden will announce his vice presidential pick midweek. According to the New York Times on Monday, people briefed on the selection process for Biden’s VP pick said that the four-member committee involved in the vetting process completed its work and disbanded. Biden reportedly could announce his decision as soon as Tuesday, although more Democrats expect a public publ...
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But What If They Also Represented Drake? — See Also

Um, Husch Blackwell Ain't Nothing But A Gold Digger: Firm says they see no conflict in representing two presidential campaigns simultaneously. Wait Until They Hear About Concussions: NFL players begin opting out of the season because of COVID. My Stars!: Apparently the NY Attorney Grievance Committee is not impressed by pearl-clutching. But What Does Mother Think?: Mike Pence isn't happy with John Roberts... and yet conservatives wonder why people are starting to think of their justices as na...
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Mike Pence Isn’t Mad At John Roberts, He’s Just Disappointed

Actually, conservatives are pretty pissed that the Chief isn't always on their side.
Tags: Politics, Supreme Court, Law, Conservatives, Courts, Quote Of The Day, Mike Pence, John Roberts

Lordstown Motors Releases New Video Showing the All-Electric Endurance at Work

Last month, Lordstown Motors Corp. CEO Steve Burns unveiled the first pre-production Lordstown Endurance at its Northeast Ohio headquarters to a crowd that included government officials, Lordstown employees and local stakeholders. Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette also spoke. The event can be seen in its entirety at ​ ​ . “Endurance isn’t just the first all-electric pickup truck in America—it’s a virtue the people of...
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The mystery of Dr. Birx

As the Covid-19 debacle continues to worsen, Dr. Deborah Birx, who entered the scene in March as Corona Task Force Chair Vice President Mike Pence's "right arm," has emerged as a new person to blame.
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Opinion: The mystery of Dr. Birx

As the Covid-19 debacle continues to worsen, Dr. Deborah Birx, who entered the scene in March as Corona Task Force Chair Vice President Mike Pence's "right arm," has emerged as a new person to blame.
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Pence calls Chief Justice Roberts a ‘disappointment to conservatives’

Vice President Mike Pence calls Chief Justice John Roberts ‘a disappointment’ for siding with the Supreme Court's liberal justices in a string of recent defeats for the Trump administration; Kristin Fisher reports.
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Mike Pence Calls Chief Justice John Roberts A ‘Disappointment To Conservatives’

The vice president didn't mince words on the chief justice.
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Pence denounces rulings of Chief Justice Roberts calling him ‘disappointment to conservatives’

Vice President Mike Pence has called out Chief Justice John Roberts as a “disappointment to conservatives” in a rare criticism of a US Supreme Court judge.Mr Pence made the remarks during an interview with told Christian Broadcast Network’s David Brody, who asked if Mr Pence was “scratching his head” over Chief Justice Roberts as a “reliable vote”.
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Ohio governor tests positive for coronavirus ahead of Trump visit

By FARNOUSH AMIRI and DAN SEWELL | Report for America/Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive Thursday for the coronavirus just ahead of a planned meeting with President Donald Trump. The Republican governor’s office said he took the test as part of standard protocol before he was to meet Trump at an airport in Cleveland. He had planned to join the president on a visit to the Whirlpool Corp. plant in northwest Ohio. His office said the 73-year-old DeWine had no sy...
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Mike Pence attacks Chief Justice John Roberts as "disappointement to conservatives"

Vice President Mike Pence is taking aim at Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, calling him a "disappointment to conservatives" after failing to vote as expected in recent high-profile cases. "We have great respect for the institution of the Supreme Court of the United States but Chief Justice Roberts has been a disappointment to conservatives," Pence told CBN's David Brody in Florida on Wednesday. ... Vice President Pence also mentioned a case in Louisiana in which the Supreme Court struc...
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Pence says Chief Justice John Roberts has been a 'disappointment' to conservatives

Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday that Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts "has been a disappointment to conservatives," after Roberts, who was appointed by a Republican president, sided with liberal justices this term in several major cases seen as losses for the Trump administration.
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Vice President Mike Pence calls Supreme Court Chief Justice Roberts 'a disappointment to conservatives'

Pence held up Roberts as a political siren call to remind Republican voters "just how important this election is for the future of the Supreme Court."         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Biden vs. Trump: Live 2020 Election Updates

It’s Election Day in Tennessee, where Republican Senate candidates are squaring off in a heated primary. Mike Pence said Chief Justice John Roberts was “a disappointment to conservatives.”
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Pence Attacks SCOTUS Chief Justice Roberts: ‘A Disappointment To Conservatives’

Vice President Mike Pence publicly slammed conservative Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts on Wednesday over his unexpected (and pivotal) role in dealing right-wingers several defeats in key court battles. “We have great respect for the institution of the Supreme Court of the United States, but Chief Justice John Roberts has been a disappointment to conservatives, whether it be the Obamacare decision, or whether it be a spate of recent decisions all the way to Calvary Chapel,” Pence sai...
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Trump’s Last Gasp Could Be a Supreme Court Justice in January

Close your eyes and picture Jan. 3, 2021: The Capitol is teeming with 35 newly sworn-in Senators, four of whom have given the Democrats a 51-50 majority with the vice president-elect’s tie-breaking vote; Republican Senate rule has ended and, with their enlarged House majority, Democrats now control both branches of government for the first time in twelve years.President-elect Biden and his team are busy crafting an ambitious legislative program, dealing with transition tasks of agency appointmen...
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