16 Facts About Pence

1. On July 26, 2018, Pence raised the Xinjiang re-education camps issue at Ministerial To Advance Religious Freedom.

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2. In 2010, Pence voted against the DREAM Act, which would grant the undocumented children of illegal immigrants conditional non-immigrant status if they met certain requirements.

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3. On January 27, 2017, Pence spoke at the March for Life in Washington DC, becoming the first vice president and the highest-ranking United States official to ever speak at the annual event.

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4. On February 1, 2018, it was announced that Pence would lead the presidential delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympics, alongside his wife.

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5. On October 8, 2017, Pence walked out of a game between the NFL's Indianapolis Colts and San Francisco 49ers at Trump's request after members of the 49ers knelt during the national anthem.

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6. On May 21, 2017, Pence delivered the commencement address at the University of Notre Dame.

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7. On November 8, 2016, Pence was elected Vice President of the United States as Trump's running mate.

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8. In June 2013, Pence was criticized for deleting comments of others posted on his official government Facebook page; he apologized.

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9. On March 26, 2015, Pence signed Indiana Senate Bill 101, known as the Indiana "religious objections" bill, into law.

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10. In 2015, Pence repealed an Indiana law that required construction companies working on publicly funded projects to pay a prevailing wage.

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11. In May 2011, Mike Pence announced that he would be seeking the Republican nomination for governor of Indiana in 2012.

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12. Mike Pence rejuvenated his political career by running for the US House of Representatives again in 2000, this time winning the seat in Indiana's 2nd congressional district after six-year incumbent David M McIntosh opted to run for governor of Indiana.

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13. On January 20, 2017, Pence was sworn in on the steps in front of the US Capitol by Supreme Court Justice of the United States Clarence Thomas.

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14. On November 8, 2016, Pence was elected vice president of the United States when Donald Trump won the presidential race, defeating Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton.

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15. Mike Pence revived his political career by running for Congress again in 2000, this time winning a seat.

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16. On November 8, 2016, Pence was elected vice president of the United States when Trump won the presidential race.

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