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GOP Rep. Tom Rice says he voted for Trump's impeachment because 'what he did in my mind is what dictators do'

In this Dec. 18, 2019, file photo, taken from video, Rep. Tom Rice, R-S.C., speaks as the House of Representatives debates the articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump at the Capitol in Washington. House Television via Associated Press Rep. Tom Rice defended his vote to impeach Trump over his role in inciting the Capitol insurrection. Rice called Trump a "bully" and said his actions were "completely despicable." The South Carolina lawmaker faces several Republican challengers...
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Mike and Karen Pence bought a $1.9 million 7-bedroom home in a ritzy Indiana neighborhood

Former Vice President Mike Pence and Karen Pence arrive at the inauguration of President Joe Biden on the West Front of the US Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. Jonathan Ernst-Pool/Getty Images Mike and Karen Pence purchased a seven-bedroom, $1.9 million house in one of Indiana's most exclusive cities in May, the IndyStar first reported. The 10,300-square-foot home in an upscale neighborhood of Carmel includes a wood-paneled study, a small indoor basketball court, a pond,...
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Trump says it's 'too early' to tell if Pence would be his running mate in a possible 2024 White House bid

Donald Trump and Mike Pence walk to deliver a coronavirus update in the White House Rose Garden on Monday, September 28, 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Trump declined to say if he would select Pence as his running mate once again in 2024. The former president is mulling a 2024 bid, while Pence is also exploring own possible campaign. Trump's relationship with Pence was affected the Jan. 6 Electoral College certification. Sign up for our daily newsletter 10 Things in Politics You Ne...
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Mike Pence's 2024 campaign unofficially began in New Hampshire, where he schmoozed with power players and got Jan. 6th 'out of the way'

Former Vice President Mike Pence. Joe Raedle/Getty Images; Samantha Lee/Insider MANCHESTER, N.H. - Just before the sun set over the Merrimack River, former Vice President Mike Pence took the stage at the Double Tree hotel in downtown Manchester Thursday night, ready to test his presidential ambitions and put a dark chapter to rest.He walked up to "Takin' Care of Business" by Bachman-Turner Overdrive, with prepared remarks including phrases such as "moral decay" and "the great Republican...
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10 Things in Politics: Hill staffers are venting about unlivable pay

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about:Capitol Hill pay is so low, staffers work side-hustlesBiden reportedly signaled he'd compromise on corporate tax hikesA coming US report on UFOs isn't expected to draw a conclusion on aliensWith Jordan Erb Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell followed by his staff. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via ...
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Mike Pence says he and Trump may never 'see eye to eye' on January 6 but have spoken 'many times' since their reported falling out

President Donald Trump, right, and Vice President Mike Pence. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Mike Pence gave a speech Thursday in New Hampshire where he addressed the Capitol riot. Pence told Republicans that he and Donald Trump might never "see eye to eye on that day." "But I will always be proud of what we accomplished," Pence added. See more stories on Insider's business page. MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - Former Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday evening addressed the January 6 insurrectio...
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Mike Pence says he and Trump may never 'see eye to eye' on January 6th, but have spoken 'many times' since their reported falling out

President Donald Trump (right) and Vice President Mike Pence. REUTERS/Carlos Barria Vice President Mike Pence addressed the January 6 insurrection in a speech Thursday night. Pence told New Hampshire Republicans that he and Trump man never "see eye to eye on that day." "But I will always be proud of what we accomplished," Pence added. See more stories on Insider's business page. MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - Former Vice President Mike Pence addressed the January 6 insurrection in the mos...
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8 COVID Vaccine Myths and How to Debunk Them

It’s been interesting to watch COVID vaccine rumors evolve (mutate?) in the months since the vaccines were first introduced. At first, many of the myths were based on the fact that there was a lot we didn’t know about the vaccines. But there’s a lot less room for legitimate-sounding fear-mongering now that we have…Read more...
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GOP Sen. Ron Johnson falsely described the Capitol insurrection as 'by and large a peaceful protest' on Fox News

Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis. Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images GOP Sen. Ron Johnson falsely claimed the Capitol siege was a "peaceful protest" on Fox News. "Calling it an insurrection… it wasn't," Johnson told host Laura Ingraham, adding that it was "by and large a peaceful protest." "To say there were thousands of armed insurrectionists breaching the capitol, attempting to overthrow the government, is simply a false narrative," he said, despite evidence to the contrary. See ...
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Trump's defense secretary confirms he didn't approve plan to deploy National Guard until after Pence called him - over 3 hours after the Capitol riot began

Chris Miller, who served as acting defense secretary under Trump, testifies before Congress on May 12. Screenshot via CSPAN Trump's acting defense secretary testified it took 3 hours before members of the National Guard were authorized to clear the Capitol. Chris Miller was grilled Wednesday by New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Miller said he had a "very brief" conversation with Pence at 4:08 p.m. on January 6. See more stories on Insider's business page. Trump's defense ...
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Fact check: Yes, Trump really did lose the 2020 election

By Hope Yen | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Seeking to shame Republicans who are disloyal to him, former President Donald Trump distorted the Constitution’s meaning in asserting widespread voter fraud and insisting that state legislatures could overturn Joe Biden’s presidential win. He’s wrong on all those fronts. TRUMP: “Had Mike Pence referred the information on six states (only need two) back to State Legislatures … we would have had a far different Presidential result.” — statement Wednesday...
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Joe Biden: ‘I don’t think the American people are racist’ – US politics live

President in new interview agrees with Republican senator Tim ScottBiden acknowledges black Americans lag in terms of opportunityWe no longer fear the tweet: Biden brings US back to world stage 2.25pm BST More on Joe Biden’s wide ranging interview with NBC. He also touched on the “ongoing problems” at the southern border. Biden lay blame with his predecessor, Donald Trump. Biden described the on going issues as a “powerful mess”: In an exclusive interview airing Friday with TODAY show co-anc...
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10 Things in Politics: How Biden's 100 days compare

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me at @BrentGriffiths.Point of personal privilege: I want to thank all my colleagues for pitching in the past couple of days. I was a little fatigued after my second shot, but I'll gladly trade that for almost being fully vaccinated. I hope you'll take your turn when it comes.Here's what we're ...
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Praise for Trump, attacks on Biden, silence on Jan. 6: Mike Pence makes first speech since leaving office in pivotal SC

Pence did not discuss his own presidential ambitions during a 30-minute speech, spending more time talking about GOP efforts to re-take Congress       [Author: USA TODAY]
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10 Things in Politics: Mike Pence plots his return

Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics, your look at the biggest stories in DC and beyond. Sign up here to receive this newsletter.I'm the Insider politics reporter Oma Seddiq, filling in today for Brent Griffiths. Send tips, comments, or dog pics to [email protected] or tweet me @omaseddiq.Here's what we're talking about:Pence tests whether there's any room left for him in a Trump Republican PartyCities anticipate logistical and security nightmare if Trump gets pr...
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Biden will allow US embassies worldwide to fly Pride flag, reversing a Trump administration decision

The US flag and an LGBTQ pride flag on the front facade of the US Embassy in Moscow. Valery Sharifulin/Getty Images Secretary of State Antony Blinken has given US embassies the greenlight to fly the Pride flag. This reverses a decision from the Trump administration, which rejected requests to fly the flag. The Biden administration is not making this mandatory, but allowing diplomats to decide. See more stories on Insider's business page. Secretary of State Antony Blinken has authorize...
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Mike Pence autobiography to be published as planned despite Simon & Schuster's employees efforts to cancel the deal, report says

Vice President Mike Pence Erin Schaff-Pool/Getty Images Mike Pence's book deal with Simon & Schuster will go on as planned, the WSJ reported. The company's employees had pushed for the book deal to be canceled. The publisher shut down the effort. The book will hit stands in 2023. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former Vice President Mike Pence's book deal is still intact after an internal effort to cancel its publication was shut down, the reported on Tuesday...
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Kamala Harris cited Russian bounty story in general election debate with Pence

Vice President Harris cited the now-backpedaled report of Russia placing bounties on the heads of U.S. soldiers during a general...
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Former Vice President Mike Pence undergoes surgery to implant a pacemaker

Vice President Mike Pence finishes a swearing-in ceremony for senators in the Old Senate Chamber at the Capitol in Washington, Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 Scott J. Applewhite/AP Former Vice President Mike Pence had surgery on Wednesday to install a pacemaker. Pence had been experiencing symptoms related to a "slow heart rate" over the past two weeks, per a statement. Pence "is expected to fully recover and return to normal activity in the coming days." See more stories on Insider's business p...
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Capitol Police watchdog says force needs a “culture change”

By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON (AP) — The top watchdog for the U.S. Capitol Police will tell a House committee on Thursday that there is a need for a culture change within the force after broad failures in its response to the Jan. 6 insurrection, including missed intelligence predicting a “war” and weapons that were so old that officers didn’t feel comfortable using them. Capitol Police Inspector General Michael A. Bolton has investigated the force’s missteps since the siege, when hundreds of...
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Report raises new questions about Capitol security

By Mary Clare Jalonick | Associated Press WASHINGTON — Shields that shattered upon impact. Weapons too old to use. Missed intelligence in which future insurrectionists warned, “We get our president or we die.” As Congress pushes for a return to normalcy months after the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol, a damning internal report about the deadly siege is painting a dire picture of the Capitol Police’s ability to respond to threats against lawmakers. The full report obtained by The Associated Press be...
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Vice President Mike Pence pleaded with the acting defense secretary to 'clear the Capitol' as pro-Trump rioters overran the building, report says

President Donald Trump listens as Vice President Mike Pence speaks at a coronavirus briefing in February 2020. Alex Wong/Getty Images The Associated Press obtained an internal Pentagon document about the Capitol riot on January 6. According to the outlet, Vice President Mike Pence placed an urgent call to the acting defense secretary. "Clear the Capitol," Pence said after the mob had been in the building for hours. See more stories on Insider's business page. After a group of former Pr...
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10 Things in Politics: Biden wants top companies to pay up

President Joe Biden discuses his jobs plan during an event on the White House campus on April 7 Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images Good morning! If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. I'm Brent Griffiths. Send tips to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths.Here's what we're talking about today:Biden says he's open to negotiating on how to pay for his $2 trillion jobs plan62 million doses of Johnson & Johnson vaccine need to be checked for contaminationThe W...
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Trump didn't include Mike Pence in his list of 'very good' Republicans and possible 2024 presidential candidates

Then-Vice President Mike Pence and then-President Donald Trump in the Rose Garden on March 29, 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Donald Trump didn't include Mike Pence in his list of "very good" GOP leaders and potential 2024 presidential candidates. Trump named Ron DeSantis, Josh Hawley, Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, and Kristi Noem. Pence is reportedly considering a 2024 presidential bid if Trump decides not to run. See more stories on Insider's business page. ...
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Trump continues to insist that Pence should have 'gone back' after the Capitol riots to overturn the 2020 election results

Then-Vice President Mike Pence and then-President Donald Trump in the Rose Garden on March 29, 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Trump continues to say that former VP Mike Pence should have tried to overturn the 2020 election. Trump falsely told Fox News' Lisa Boothe that Pence could have "sent it back" on January 6. Pence's role that day was limited to overseeing the electoral vote-counting process. See more stories on Insider's business page. Former President Donald Trump in...
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10 Things in Politics: These are Trump's potential running mates in 2024

Getty Good morning! Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to get this newsletter in your inbox each day.Send your tips and thoughts to [email protected] or tweet me @BrentGriffiths.Here's what you need to know:The House passed Biden's historic $1.9 trillion relief plan.These are the leading candidates that could be Trump's 2024 running mate.Gov. Andrew Cuomo is facing the most serious allegation yet. He's accused of groping a staffer. 1. IS THAT THE TI...
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QAnon Shaman's '60 Minutes' interview backfired. Judge cites interview when ruling he must remain jailed until trial.

WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 06: A protester screams "Freedom" inside the Senate chamber after the U.S. Capitol was breached by a mob during a joint session of Congress on January 06, 2021 in Washington, DC. Congress held a joint session today to ratify President-elect Joe Biden's 306-232 Electoral College win over President Donald Trump. A group of Republican senators said they would reject the Electoral College votes of several states unless Congress appointed a commission to audit the elect...
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DeSantis and Pence tied in new poll of Trump voters

“If President Trump chose not to run, it’s clear his supporters are already gravitating towards VP Mike Pence, FL. Gov. Ron DeSantis and...
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Trump advisors are telling him to drop Pence for a Black or female VP in a potential 2024 run, report says

Former Vice President Mike Pence and former President Donald Trump. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images Bloomberg reported that Trump is seriously considering running for the White House again in 2024.  Its sources said that advisors are pushing Trump to drop Pence as his running mate, if he runs.  They reportedly want him to go with a Black or female VP pick, like South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former President Donald Trump is seriously con...
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'Highly misleading at best': Dale reacts to Pence's op-ed

CNN's Daniel Dale fact-checks claims former Vice President Mike Pence made in an op-ed, where he alleges that there were "voting irregularities" that took place during the 2020 US election.
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