Tag: Mike Pence

The Last Holdouts: White Evangelical Christians, Why Can’t You See?

Then-candidates Donald Trump (L) and Mike Pence take questions from the audience at the Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center on July 25, 2016, in Roanoke, Va. Trump made a point to address the evangelicals during his visit to the bible belt.Photo: Sara D. Davis (Getty Images) A recent Quinnipiac poll found 50 percent of white […]

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Remember When Mike Pence Abruptly Canceled a Trip Mid-Flight? Turns Out He Was About to Shake Hands With a Drug Dealer

Photo: Joe Raedle (Getty Images) So get this: Remember earlier this month when Vice President Mike Pence was headed to New Hampshire earlier this month to give a talk on “on the opioid crisis and illegal drug flow in New Hampshire”? Well, it turns out that had Pence completed the trip he would’ve hopped off […]

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Remember When Mike Pence Abruptly Canceled a Trip to NH? Turns Out He Was About to Shake Hands With a Drug Dealer [Corrected]

Photo: Joe Raedle (Getty Images) So get this: Remember earlier this month when Vice President Mike Pence was scheduled to appear in New Hampshire earlier this month to give a talk on “on the opioid crisis and illegal drug flow in New Hampshire”? Well, it turns out that had Pence completed the trip, he would’ve […]

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Pelosi Bows to Conservatives on Border Funding

Nancy Pelosi began Thursday by promising to remember the children. By midafternoon, she forgot them—and called it a “battle cry.” While much of the media was focused on the first Democratic debate, the Speaker of the House was trying to figure out what to do with the multi-billion dollar border aid bill that had passed […]

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River of No Return

Willard Ruzicka saw it all in a dream. The Niobrara River, which runs a few hundred feet from his family’s farmhouse in the unincorporated village of Pishelville, Nebraska, had topped its banks. But instead of water edging toward his house from the north, the dream river—somewhere upstream, in the direction of Spencer Dam—had jumped the […]

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The Democrats’ Neglect of Transgender Rights

To most political observers, President Donald Trump was never expected to champion transgender rights, but since taking office, Trump-Pence administration attacks on the trans community have been relentless. Since the start of 2017, the White House has instituted a trans military ban, rolled back protections for transgender access to bathrooms and other facilities, and erased […]

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West Point Graduates Most Diverse Class Ever, Ruins it With Mike Pence Speech

Photo: Getty Images If you’re like me, you wish your wife and loved ones would stop complaining about your ballooning weed budget. If you’re like me, you’ve likely also taken the time during a movie about some evil villain, or regime, or crime figure, to consider if villains ever take the time to stop and […]

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