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Pence Really Thought He’d Be President by Now

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Commenting on Donald Trump’s first hundred days in office, Vice-President Mike Pence told Fox News on Sunday, “To tell you the truth, I really thought I’d be President by now.”<p>“When I agreed to run on the ticket with him, I said to myself, ‘Mike, after he’s been in …

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Trump: GOP health care bill 'guarantees' coverage for pre-existing conditions

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump says the Republican plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act "guarantees" coverage for Americans with pre-existing conditions -- a claim that could undercut the legislation the White House is currently pushing on Capitol Hill.<p>"Pre-existing …

Health Care

Pence blames Obama for Trump's heavy work load

Vice President Mike Pence on Sunday blamed the previous administration for President Trump's recent remarks that being commander in chief was more …

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The Latest: Trump says he's had tougher gig than presidency

WASHINGTON – The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):<p>11:05 a.m.<p>President Donald Trump says he's had tougher jobs, but acknowledges the presidency is "always a challenge, like life itself is a challenge."<p>Trump tells CBS' "Face the Nation," ''I've had things that were tougher, although …

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Mike Pence Claims Trump Didn't Change His Stance On NATO — Rather, NATO Changed

🤔<p>President Donald Trump’s recent reversal on his prior criticisms of NATO was not a reversal, Vice President Mike Pence argued on Sunday, falsely claiming that Trump successfully forced the alliance to change.<p>“He didn’t change on NATO,” Pence said on NBC’s “Meet the Press.” “NATO changed.”<p>During …

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WATCH: Mike Pence admits Trump’s tax plan is likely to increase the deficit “in the short term”

Vice President Mike Pence joined Chuck Todd and discussed the national debt and President Trump's tax plan<p>On Sunday Vice President Mike Pence admitted that President Trump’s tax reform plan could initially deliver a serious increase to the budget deficit.<p>In an interview on NBC’s “Meet the Press” …

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Pence Allows That Trump Tax Plan Could Increase the Deficit - Bloomberg

Vice President Mike Pence said the Trump administration’s tax overhaul initially could add to the U.S. budget deficit, but would result in higher …

Economics

Mr. President, Thank You For Making Leadership More Relevant Than Ever

<i>“Senator Schumer is a bad leader…. Not a natural leader. He works hard to study leadership and when you have to study leadership you got problems.”</i><p>Okay, Mr. President, I know you were politicking with your base when you made those comments at your Pennsylvania rally marking your 100th day in …

Leadership

Mike Pence Admits The Obvious - Trump's Tax Cuts Could Increase The Deficit

This is not something that really needs to be said but here it is anyway. The VP, Mike Pence, has admitted that Donald Trump’s tax plans could mean the federal deficit blowing out at least in the short term. No, the reason is not that this is not a good thing to be doing–although that’s also …

Economics

Mike Pence: South Korea must 'do more' to secure itself from regional threats

Vice President Mike Pence wants U.S. allies to "do more" when it comes to threats posed by North Korea.<p>"The president has been very clear, whether …

North Korea

Pence Floats End of 2017 as New Target for Replacing Obamacare - Bloomberg

Vice President Mike Pence said he hopes Congress can pass legislation to replace Obamacare by the end of the year, a far longer timetable than …

Health Care

Meet the Press - April 30, 2017

NBC News - Meet The Press<p>"04.30.17"<p>(BEGIN TAPE)<p>CHUCK TODD:<p>This Sunday, President Trump promised to change Washington, but is it possible Washington is changing him?<p>PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP:<p>This is more work than in my previous life. I thought it would be easier.<p>CHUCK TODD:<p>The president fights to meet …

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Pence still humbled, relishing large behind-the-scenes role

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Election Day in November, then-Gov. Mike Pence rode his bicycle around his neighborhood in Indianapolis with his wife Karen.<p>It's a passion of his and an activity that the now-vice president indulged in during a recent vacation in April with his family on Sanibel Island, the first break …

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Indiana (SSN 789) Christening

Ship's Sponsor<p>Diane Donald, wife of Retired Navy Admiral Kirkland Donald, will perform the traditional honor of breaking a bottle of American …

Trump Administration

Watch live: President Trump's rally speech in Pennsylvania

President Donald Trump speaks at a "BIG rally" in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania at 7:30 p.m. EST Saturday, on his 100th day in office.<p>Announced last week …

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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:<p>ABC's "This Week" — President Donald Trump's chief of staff, Reince Priebus; Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.<p>NBC's "Meet the Press" — Vice President Mike Pence; Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine.<p>CBS' "Face the Nation" — …

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The White House’s invisible man

Vice President Mike Pence has managed to stay out of the West Wing muck, but he’s also yet to score any remarkable wins.<p>In the first 99 days of Donald Trump’s drama-filled presidency, one prominent administration official seems to have done the impossible.<p>Vice President Mike Pence has delicately …

Politics

‘Gaycation’ Special Zeroes in on LGBTQ Rights in Trump’s America

For the past year, "Gaycation" hosts Ellen Page and Ian Daniel have explored LGBTQ issues on a global scale. While they have traveled from Jamaica to Japan, their upcoming special has brought their exploration closer to home. "Gaycation Presents: United We Stand" brings the focus back to the U.S. …

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US President Donald Trump threatens to terminate trade pact with South Korea

<b>Washington:</b> President Donald Trump has threatened to terminate the US trade agreement with South Korea, declaring that the five-year-old accord with …

World Leaders

Ex-Campaign Manager Selling Meetings with Trump

Politico: “A firm co-founded by Donald Trump’s original campaign manager Corey Lewandowski appears to have been pitching clients around the world by …

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Mike Pence's first 100 days: He's stayed above the fray, but what does that say about his influence?

Vice President Mike Pence's first 100 days in the Trump Administration have been filled with one major success, one big failure and many trips to Capitol Hill and abroad pursuing the president's agenda. Here's a look at his tenure so far. Wochit<p>WASHINGTON — Two moments. One of success and …

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45 After Dark: Still In Business edition

President Donald Trump is closing in on 100 days in office. And Congress ensured the federal government stayed open for him to mark the occasion.<p>The House and Senate moved swiftly today to pass a stopgap spending bill that will keep the government open — with a hope that it will lead to a larger …

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What should I do about my partner’s inappropriate ‘friend’?

<b>The question</b><p>My partner of four years and I moved out of the city to the countryside last year for a fresh start to our life. He is a recovering alcoholic and our relationship started as an affair on our marriages. When we first started living together we would visit his “friend.” She is married but …

Relationships

Critical perspectives on the US alliance are unthinkable in Australian politics

Bill Shorten has swallowed his distaste for Donald Trump and done his duty. By meeting with Mike Pence, Shorten has legitimised the Trump regime<p>Mike Pence visited Australia during the week of Anzac Day. Our leaders did their best to affirm that 100 years after thousands of Australians were fed into …

Australian Politics

Widodo's support erodes as economy sags, infrastructure projects stall

<b>JAKARTA</b> Indonesian President Joko Widodo has completed the first half of his five-year term that began in October 2014.<p>The country's first head of …

Indonesia

Inside Trump's quiet effort to revive the health care bill

The president decided soon after the collapse of his first outing to try again, but opted for a softer sell spearheaded by Vice President Mike Pence.<p>Updated 04/26/17 08:37 PM EDT<p>President Donald Trump’s health care reform died on a Friday in March, but Trump decided by the following Sunday that he …

Politics

Pence to Speak at Submarine Christening in Newport News

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to visit Newport News Shipbuilding for the christening of a submarine named for his home …

Military

Trump’s foreign policy starts to take shape

There is more continuity with his predecessor than the president would care to admit

World Leaders

How political nuance could save America

Many progressives trade in stereotypes about Kansas with childlike pride, writes Sarah Smarsh. But to use geography to separate the righteous from the scourge is dangerously simplistic<p>The division that threatens to split this country in two is not between red and blue states, or between rural and …

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United States Holocaust Memorial ‘Days of Remembrance’ Event<br>--------------------------------------<br>Friends, Members of Congress, Ambassadors, Veterans …

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