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Trump contradicts Pence on Honduras' role stalling migrant caravans

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that "Honduras is doing nothing" to stop migrant caravans from coming toward the US, less than a day after Vice President Mike Pence praised Honduras for its efforts to stop caravans less than 24 hours earlier.
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Who Is Juan Guaidó? Venezuela’s Young Opposition Leader

A new leader, Juan Guaidó, is reviving Venezuela’s discredited opposition, seizing on deteriorating conditions and the growing lack of recognition for Mr. Maduro abroad.
Tags: News, Venezuela, Demonstrations, Mike, Juan, Pence, Maduro, Nicolas, Politics And Government, Protests and Riots, Legislatures and Parliaments, Caracas (Venezuela, Juan Guaido, Guaido


How Juan Guaidó Rose From Being Virtually Unknown to Lead Venezuela’s Opposition

A new leader, Juan Guaidó, is reviving Venezuela’s discredited opposition, seizing on deteriorating conditions and the growing lack of recognition for Mr. Maduro abroad.
Tags: News, Venezuela, Demonstrations, Mike, Juan, Pence, Maduro, Nicolas, Politics And Government, Protests and Riots, Legislatures and Parliaments, Caracas (Venezuela, Juan Guaido, Guaido, Juan Guaidó Rose


As Venezuela Crumbles, Opposition Led by Juan Guaidó Sees an Opportunity

A new leader, Juan Guaidó, is reviving Venezuela’s discredited opposition, seizing on deteriorating conditions and the growing lack of recognition for Mr. Maduro abroad.
Tags: News, Venezuela, Demonstrations, Mike, Juan, Pence, Maduro, Nicolas, Politics And Government, Protests and Riots, Legislatures and Parliaments, Caracas (Venezuela, Juan Guaido, Guaido


Lady Gaga interrupts her concert to scold Pence: "You are the worst representation" of Christianity

Lady Gaga interrupted her performance during her Enigma show in Las Vegas this weekend to chew out Mike Pence. While singing "Million Reasons," she stops mid-song to say, "If the fucking president of the United States could please put our government back in business. There are people who live paycheck to paycheck and need their money." She then moves on to Pence. “And to Mike Pence, who thinks it's acceptable that his wife work at a school that bans LGBTQ, you are wrong. You say we should no...
Tags: Video, News, United States, Lady Gaga, Las Vegas, Mike Pence, Pence, Hateful Christians


Lady Gaga says she's a Christian

Quote from Lady Gaga in the Patriot Post. Quote: The BIG Lie: "To Mike Pence, who thinks it's acceptable that his wife works at a school that bans LGBTQ: You are wrong. You said you should not discriminate against Christianity. You are the worst representation of what it means to be a Christian. I am a Christian woman, and what I do know about Christianity is that we bear no prejudice and everybody is welcome. So you can take all that disgrace, Mr. Pence, and l...
Tags: Lady Gaga, Weapon, Religious Discussion, Mike Pence, Pence


Lady Gaga Called Out LGBTQ Discrimination By Mike & Karen Pence From Her Vegas Stage

Lady Gaga got political during her show in Las Vegas on Saturday night, calling out President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and his wife, Karen Pence. During the song “A Million Reasons,” she made a direct appeal to Trump regarding the ongoing government shutdown.“If the fucking president of the United States could please put our government back in business,” she said. “There are people who live paycheck to paycheck and need their money.”She also slammed the Pences. Reacting to the n...
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Lady Gaga says Mike and Karen Pence are 'worst representation' of Christianity

Pop star criticises US vice-president’s wife who teaches at a school that discriminates against LGBT students and parentsLady Gaga has criticised the US vice-president, Mike Pence, and his wife, Karen, over her role teaching art at a school that excludes LGBT students and parents.On stage at her Las Vegas concert residency, Gaga said: “You say we should not discriminate against Christianity; you are the worst representation of what it means to be a Christian. I am a Christian woman and what I do...
Tags: Music, Education, Lgbt, US, US news, Karen, Culture, Pop and rock, LGBT rights, Lady Gaga, Las Vegas, US education, Gaga, Mike Pence, Mike, Pence


Pence's shocking use of MLK's words

On the weekend of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, Vice President Mike Pence shockingly invoked a line from the civil rights leader's famous "I Have a Dream" speech to build support for President Donald Trump's proposed deal on the border wall. Asking legislators to agree to Trump's proposal of spending $5.7 billion on a border wall along with a temporary extension of the DACA program(that Trump dismantled), Pence said, quoting King, on CBS' "Face the Nation," "Now is the time to make real th...
Tags: News, Stories, Donald Trump, Martin Luther King Jr, Trump, Mike Pence, Pence, CBS Face


Republicans Push Trump Immigration Plan, Seeking to Corner Democrats on Shutdown

Republican leaders hope to pressure Democrats — who insist they won’t negotiate with President Trump on border security until the shutdown ends — not to block Mr. Trump’s proposal.
Tags: News, Senate, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


Opinion: Pence's shocking use of Martin Luther King's words

On the weekend of Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, Vice President Mike Pence shockingly invoked a line from the civil rights leader's famous "I Have a Dream" speech to build support for President Donald Trump's proposed deal on the border wall. Asking legislators to agree to Trump's proposal of spending $5.7 billion on a border wall along with a temporary extension of the DACA program(that Trump dismantled), Pence said, quoting King, on CBS' "Face the Nation," "Now is the time to make real th...
Tags: News, Stories, Martin Luther King, Donald Trump, Martin Luther King Jr, Trump, Mike Pence, Pence, CBS Face


McConnell to Pair Bills to Reopen Government With Trump’s Immigration Plan

The Senate majority leader hopes to pressure Democrats — who insist they won’t negotiate with President Trump on border security until the shutdown ends — not to block Mr. Trump’s proposal.
Tags: News, Senate, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, McConnell, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


Pence Quotes From King’s ‘I Have A Dream’ Speech In Pitch For Wall Money

Pence cited the quote — “Now is the time to make real the promises of Democracy” — while promoting President Donald Trump’s latest effort to get congressional Democrats behind a $5.7 billion border wall appropriation. Pence quotes from Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech to argue for Trump's latest pitch for wall money: "Now is the time to make real the promises of Democracy." pic.twitter.com/oJPZEG59BQ — Matt Shuham (@mattshuham) January 20, 2019 [Author: Matt Shuham]
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Trump Defends Plan to End Shutdown Even as Pence Appears to Hedge

The president took aim at Speaker Nancy Pelosi for turning down the proposal. Asked in an interview if it was the final offer, the vice president said that “the legislative process is a negotiation.”
Tags: News, Senate, Nancy Pelosi, Trump, Illegal Immigration, Democratic Party, Mike, Wallace, Pence, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Border Barriers, Chris (1947-


Chris Wallace Presses Pence: ‘You Could Open The Government Tomorrow!’

Vice President Mike Pence stumbled briefly during an appearance on “Fox News Sunday” after host Chris Wallace pressed him on the fact that Republicans could immediately reopen government, if they wanted, without funds for President Donald Trump’s desired border wall. The 30-day partial government shutdown is the longest in United States history, with 800,000 federal employees either working, or not working, without receiving pay checks. “You could open the government tomorrow,” Wallace told P...
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News Analysis: In Trump’s Immigration Announcement, a Compromise Snubbed All Around

Seeking to appeal to a broader swath of the public and end the government shutdown, President Trump alienated portions of his hard-right base and made no headway with Democratic congressional leaders.
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Reports: Trump May Offer Dems Concessions In Exchange For Wall Money

President Donald Trump may offer his support for certain Democratic policy goals in exchange for border wall funds during remarks from the White House Saturday, CNN and Axios reported Friday and Saturday, respectively. Congressional Democrats have insisted that Trump reopen the government before any such negotiations, but according to the reports, Trump may offer the policy concessions in a statement from the White House Saturday afternoon, one that he hyped in a tweet Friday. The remarks, ini...
Tags: News, Senate, White House, Cnn, Mitch McConnell, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, Oval Office, Pence, McConnell, Congressional Democrats, Kushner, Jared Kushner, Matt Shuham, Axios


Reports: Trump May Make Public Offer To Dems For Border Wall Money

President Donald Trump may offer his support for certain Democratic policy goals in exchange for border wall funds, CNN and Axios reported Friday and Saturday, respectively. Congressional Democrats have insisted that Trump re-open the government before any such negotiations, but according to the reports, Trump may offer the policy concessions in a statement from the White House Saturday afternoon, one that he hyped in a tweet Friday. Key aspects of the reports clash somewhat, though: CNN repor...
Tags: News, Senate, White House, Cnn, Mitch McConnell, Donald Trump, Trump, Mike Pence, Pence, McConnell, Congressional Democrats, Kushner, Jared Kushner, Matt Shuham, Axios, Axios Trump


President Pence? That vision should terrify women | Arwa Mahdawi

The news that Karen Pence is returning to work at an anti-gay Christian school should remind us of the vice-president’s dangerous bigotryKaren Pence is not just the wife of the US vice-president, she’s an empowered career woman in her own right. While her husband works tirelessly alongside Trump to make America white again, Karen Pence, it was announced this week, is returning to her old job teaching kids art. Continue reading...
Tags: Gender, US, America, World news, US news, US politics, Trump, Mike Pence, Arwa Mahdawi, Pence, Karen Pence


Thousands March in Washington at Annual Anti-Abortion Rally

Vice President Mike Pence and Karen, his wife, made a surprise visit to the rally on Friday. President Trump addressed the crowd in a prerecorded message.
Tags: News, Washington, Karen, Abortion, Dc, Demonstrations, Trump, Mike Pence, Mike, March For Life, Pence, United States Politics and Government, Protests and Riots, Washington (DC, National Mall (Washington


Pence Calls Criticism Of Wife’s School Over Ban On Gay People ‘Deeply Offensive’

Vice President Mike Pence is offended that you’re offended. Pence — who has a rich history of support for an anti-gay agenda — shot back at criticism of the school his wife was recently re-hired at to teach art, calling the uproar over its policies “deeply offensive.” “To see major news organizations attacking Christian education is deeply offensive to us,” Pence told the Catholic Eternal Word Television Network. “We have a rich tradition in America of Christian education and frankly religiou...
Tags: News, America, United States, Christian, Mike Pence, Pence, Karen Pence, Nicole Lafond, Immanuel Christian School, Catholic Eternal Word Television Network, Lauren Ashburn


Pence defends wife’s teaching job at school that bars gays

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence says the criticism of Christian education in America should stop. Pence is responding to media reports of his wife returning to teach at a school that says it can refuse to employ gay and lesbian teachers or enroll children with gay or lesbian parents. Karen Pence is teaching […]
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Washington Memo: Washington as Unruly Sandbox: Squabbles, Antics and Tantrums

As the shutdown drags on, Trump-like behavior proliferates. The president “does generally force people to play down to his level,’’ says a biographer.
Tags: News, Washington, Nancy, Trump, Pence, Pelosi, Clemson University, Politics And Government, Donald J, Shutdowns (Institutional, Karen (1957-, Washington Memo


ISIS kills four Americans, injures others

On the same day we get a declaration of ISIS being defeated, while there is still 4000 active members fighting in the area, four US citizens (two service members) sadly lost their lives in Syria yesterday, several others were injured. This is the first attack in this city since it was liberated in 2016. https://thehill.com/policy/defense/o...suicide-attack Just hours later, VP Pence stated. Quote: "ISIS has been defeated." "Thanks to the leadership of this...
Tags: Isis, Obama, US, Syria, Graham, State Department, Weapon, Political News and Discussion, Trump, Pence, VP Pence


Pence Says U.S. Still Waiting on North Korea for ‘Concrete Steps’ to Denuclearize

The vice president’s unequivocal statement seemed to contradict President Trump’s claim last summer that “there is no longer a Nuclear Threat from North Korea.”
Tags: News, North Korea, Nuclear Weapons, Kim Jong-un, State Department, Trump, Mike, Pence, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States International Relations, Embargoes and Sanctions


Vice-President Pence says IS defeated despite Syria attack

US Vice-President Mike Pence made the claim on the same day as an apparent suicide bombing in Manbij.
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Vice President Pence tries to enlist U.S. ambassadors in the shutdown fight, but doesn't mention furlough

Pence urged embassy chiefs to defend Trump’s tough immigration policy, but he didn't talk about the shutdown’s impact on U.S. diplomatic staff.
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Steve Carell is coming to Netflix in a new comedy about the US government’s new Space Force

Steve Carell is coming back to small-screen comedy for a new Netflix series about the people tasked with creating the “Space Force” — the proposed sixth branch of the military. Details about the new show from Carell and Greg Daniels, who was the mind behind the American version of “The Office,” are sketchy. Netflix hasn’t given any specifics about the number of episodes or potential release date. What’s certain is that this Space Force is less likely to draw criticism and condemnation than...
Tags: Apple, TC, Television, Reese Witherspoon, US, Tech, Netflix, Jennifer Aniston, President, The Office, Steve Carell, Donald Trump, Pence, Carell, US Armed Forces, Greg Daniels


Hours after U.S. troops killed in Syria, Pence says Islamic State defeated

Pence did not mention the attack in his address to 184 chiefs of U.S. diplomatic missions who gather annually in Washington from around the world to discuss foreign policy strategy. "The caliphate has crumbled and ISIS has been defeated," Pence told the U.S. ambassadors and other senior American diplomats, referring to Islamic State. In separate statements later, both the White House and Pence condemned the attack and expressed sympathy for the deaths of the U.S. personnel.
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