The Pence aide described the former vice president's speech as one that will focus on traditional conservative talking points but will also tout what Pence sees as the accomplishments of the Trump administration.
BREAKING: Trump is telling allies he’s strongly considering another run for president in 2024 -- and close advisers want him to choose someone other than former Vice President Mike Pence for his ticket, according to people familiar with the discussions
TUBERVILLE tells reporters tonight that when Trump called him on Jan. 6, he informed the president that security had just taken Pence out of the chamber for safety.
"I said ‘Mr. President, they just took the vice president out, I’ve got to go.”
A quick fact check: President Trump just said “no governors needs anything right now.”
Note: Governors asked Vice President Pence in call yesterday for more personnel and testing equipment. Governors have also asked for more resources to help school open up safely.
Vice President Mike Pence, not President Trump, approved the order to deploy the D.C. National Guard on Wednesday, defense and administration officials said. It was unclear why the president, who is still the commander in chief, did not give the order.
“The whistleblower, a career IRS employee, has alleged that at least one political appointee at the Treasury Department may have tried interfering with the audit of President Trump or Vice President Pence.”
Let’s check Mike Pence’s claims:
Cleaner air and water. FALSE.
— More polluted air days during Trump's first two years in office than any of the four years before.
Lower emissions. FALSE.
— U.S. carbon emissions went up 3.4% in 2018.
Wrong, Mr. Vice President. And wrong again.