Michael Pence

Pence says states will receive help if coronavirus spreads

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence said Friday that the federal government is prepared to assist the...
22:24 28 February 2022

White House hopefuls target Trump on coronavirus response

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Democratic White House hopefuls are seizing on President Donald Trump’s delayed response to the ...
22:52 27 February 2022

Pence tries to project calm as virus response coordinator

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence moved Thursday to project calm in the role of chief coordinator of the gover...
20:52 27 February 2022

US economy grew at 2.1% rate in Q4 but virus threat looms

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 2.1% in the final quarter of last year, but damage from the...
14:02 27 February 2022

Asian shares slump after Trump announcement on virus plans

Shares fell in Asia on Thursday after President Donald Trump announced the U.S. was stepping up its efforts to combat th...
4:54 27 February 2022

Europe resists mounting US pressure on Huawei 5G technology

LONDON (AP) — The Trump administration is stepping up pressure on European allies to ban Chinese tech firm Huawei from s...
19:20 18 February 2022

Karen Pence adds campaigning for Trump to busy to-do list

WASHINGTON — Karen Pence has no shortage of projects.
5:18 18 February 2022

Trump attends wedding of key White House aides

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump went from the Daytona 500 on Sunday to attending the wedding of two top members of his administration, senior advi...
2:55 17 February 2022

Pence pokes fun at slow caucus count while in South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. — While not technically a campaign visit, Vice President Mike Pence on Thursday made a trip to South Carolina an opportunity to rail ...
0:21 14 February 2022

After impeachment: Congress adrift, oversight uncertain

WASHINGTON — Inside the Capitol, it’s as if the impeachment of President Donald Trump never happened.
22:23 12 February 2022

Trump pays tribute to 2 soldiers killed in Afghanistan

DOVER AIR FORCE BASE, Del. — President Donald Trump traveled Monday to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware to pay respects to two U.S. soldiers killed Sa...
6:24 11 February 2022

Venezuelan opposition head meets Trump in show of US support

WASHINGTON — Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó on Wednesday scored a long-sought meeting with President Donald Trump, a high point on an intern...
21:37 5 February 2022

Pelosi shreds Trump’s speech. Right there on the podium.

WASHINGTON — And then she tore up the speech.
4:53 5 February 2022

The Latest: Michigan Gov. Whitmer delivers response to Trump

WASHINGTON — The latest on the president's State of the Union speech (all times local):
4:28 5 February 2022

Senate so far split neatly along party lines on impeachment

WASHINGTON — The Senate is so far cleaving neatly along party lines in advance of Wednesday's virtually certain votes to acquit President Donald Trump...
18:51 4 February 2022

Pompeo message in Europe, Central Asia trip: Beware of China

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan — The countries Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited on a five nation-tour over the last week varied from longtime ally Britain...
5:29 4 February 2022

Trump rails against Democratic rivals ahead of Iowa caucuses

DES MOINES, Iowa — President Donald Trump lashed out at his top Democratic presidential rivals Thursday, taking his fight to the first-in-the-nation c...
2:25 31 January 2022

Trial highlights: Trump defense urges end to impeachment

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump’s legal team on Tuesday concluded its three-day presentation as they started it — arguing that the Democrats’ case...
0:28 29 January 2022

The Latest: Capitol fireplaces go cold for impeachment trial

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the Senate impeachment trial of President Donald Trump (all times local):
0:45 28 January 2022

Auschwitz survivors warn of rising anti-Semitism 75 years on

OSWIECIM, Poland — Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp gathered Monday for commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of its liberation, r...
14:11 27 January 2022

US Vice President Pence to Pope Francis: you made me a hero

VATICAN CITY — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told Pope Francis, “You made me a hero" back home by granting him a private audience at the Vatican on F...
13:38 24 January 2022

Democrats argue ‘right matters’ in Trump impeachment trial

WASHINGTON — Democratic House prosecutors made an expansive case Thursday at Donald Trump's impeachment trial that he abused power like no other presi...
6:16 24 January 2022

Trump: Mideast peace plan likely rolled out in days

JERUSALEM — President Donald Trump said Thursday that he'll likely release the long-awaited White House Mideast peace plan before his meeting early ne...
23:11 23 January 2022

Key quotes from world leaders at Holocaust forum

JERUSALEM — The presidents of France and Germany warned of rising anti-Semitism. Israeli and American leaders lashed out at Iran. Russia's president t...
20:15 23 January 2022

Leaders vow to learn from Holocaust, offer competing lessons

JERUSALEM — Speaker by speaker, world leaders on Thursday denounced the rising threat of anti-Semitism and vowed never to forget the lessons of the Ho...
18:44 23 January 2022

Democrats not alone in soliciting votes in Iowa; GOP is, too

WASHINGTON — With all eyes on Democrats as they prepare to cast their ballots in Iowa's highly anticipated kickoff caucuses, President Donald Trump's ...
5:14 23 January 2022

Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Faith, politics mix on holiday

ATLANTA — Against the backdrop of a presidential election year, Monday's Martin Luther King Jr. holiday found leaders still wrestling over how to best...
23:35 20 January 2022

2020 Democratic contenders link arms in MLK Jr. Day march

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Democratic presidential candidates hit pause on their recent feuds Monday as they walked shoulder to shoulder through the streets of ...
23:21 20 January 2022

Trump campaign tries robust outreach to expand his appeal

WASHINGTON — Selfies on a “Women for Trump” bus tour through Iowa. Volunteer training at a “Black Voices for Trump” organizing session in Philadelphia...
11:23 17 January 2022

Giuliani associate names Trump, Pence, more in Ukraine plan

WASHINGTON — A close associate of President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani is claiming Trump was directly involved in the effort to pres...
4:12 17 January 2022