Tag: Mike Pence

Mike Pence Privately Praised White House Official Who ‘Unloaded’ On Trump On Charlottesville: Book

Former Vice President Mike Pence privately praised a White House official after he “unloaded” on Donald Trump for the former president’s controversial remarks about the...

Chilling video footage becomes key exhibit in Donald Trump’s impeachment trial

WASHINGTON: Chilling security video of last month’s deadly insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, including of rioters searching menacingly for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Vice...

Analysis: Trump’s Senate trial matters regardless of outcome

This matters. The outcome may seem preordained in the unprecedented second impeachment trial of Donald Trump. Democrats prosecuting the former president for inciting a deadly...

Trump on brink of unprecedented second impeachment

Washington: The House of Representatives was set to impeach President Donald Trump for inciting insurrection Wednesday, with several key Republicans backing the Democrat-led push to...

Joe Biden: 25th Amendment is zero risk to me but will haunt Joe Biden: Donald Trump

US outgoing President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that the 25th Amendment poses “zero risk” to him but will “haunt Joe Biden and the Biden...

Republicans block measure calling for quick removal of Trump

Washington: A House resolution calling on Vice President Mike Pence to invoke constitutional authority to remove President Donald Trump from office was blocked on Monday...

Donald Trump: How Donald Trump made the fantasy real

I will be honest and say that I don’t know exactly how to interpret the surreal events that unfolded this past week in Washington, D.C.,...

Cabinet members discussing Trump’s removal: US media

Members of President Donald Trump‘s cabinet on Wednesday discussed the possibility of removing Trump from office after his supporters stormed the Capitol, three US news...

Pence defies Trump, says he can’t reject electoral votes

WASHINGTON: Defying President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday that he does not have the power to discard electoral votes that will make...

Final Election Day: Georgia deciding US Senate control

ATLANTA: Georgia voters are deciding the balance of power in Congress in a pair of high-stakes Senate runoff elections that will help determine President-elect Joe...

Supreme Court rejects Republican attack on Biden victory

WASHINGTON: The Supreme Court on Friday rejected a lawsuit backed by President Donald Trump to overturn Joe Biden‘s election victory, ending a desperate attempt to...

Biden names veteran economic and climate expert Deese as Director of National Economic Council

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden on Thursday named veteran economic and climate expert Brian Deese as Director of the National Economic Council, a top White...

COVID-19 cases in US may double before Biden takes office, shows study

Washington: With Inauguration Day for US President-elect Joe Biden still two months away, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country is likely to...

China will have to play by rules; US to rejoin WHO, says President-elect Biden

Washington: US President-elect Joe Biden has said that he wants to make sure that China plays by the rules and announced that his administration will...

Trump raises questions over electoral process, insists this was a ‘stolen election’

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Sunday repeated his allegations of electoral fraud by claiming without evidence that the voting machines were “corrupt” and termed...

Fireworks, flags and face masks: President-elect Joe Biden celebrates at drive-in rally

WILMINGTON: Wearing facemasks and waving flags from car rooftops, hundreds of Democrats cheered every sentence of Joe Biden‘s first speech as president-elect at his victory...

Joe Biden: Not doing many rallies to prevent spread of coronavirus, says Joe Biden

Washington: Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has justified his decision not to hold public rallies and restrict his travel, arguing that he does not want...

Trump to escalate campaigning as Biden steps up own travel amid pandemic

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump plans to intensify an already breakneck travel schedule in the final full week of the presidential campaign, overlooking a surge of...

Ten moments that defined the 2020 U.S. presidential campaign

With Donald Trump running for re-election, the 2020 U.S. presidential election was always expected to be a dramatic and eventful ride. But nobody predicted a...

Russians who pose threat to US elections have hacked nuclear plants and power grid

By Nicole Perlroth Cybersecurity officials watched with growing alarm in September as Russian state hackers started prowling around dozens of American state and local government...

Black officers break from unions over Trump endorsements, voice concerns over polls

PHILADELPHIA: Police unions nationwide have largely supported President Donald Trump‘s reelection, amid mass demonstrations over police brutality and accusations of systemic racism – but a...

Joe Biden, Donald Trump blaze U.S. campaign trail as early vote surges with 18 days to go

U.S. President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden planned to hit the campaign trail again on Friday with visits to three battleground states, after...

A senior warning sign for Trump: ‘Go Biden’ cry at Villages

Sara Branscome’s golf cart whizzed down the smooth asphalt path that winds through The Villages, the nation’s largest retirement community, an expanse of beautiful homes,...

Pence, Harris Address COVID, Health Care, Abortion

October 8, 2020 — In a debate dominated by the escalating COVID-19 crisis, Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris squared off on a...

Kamala Harris or Mike Pence—who won the vice-presidential debate? Experts weigh in

By Jeremy W. Peters Last week’s presidential debate was a unique moment in a deeply divided nation, when most Americans seemed to agree that whatever...