Who won the Pence-Harris debate? Experts give their verdict

Two of the three members of an NBC News panel of debate experts gave the nod to Sen. Kamala Harris in Wednesday night’s debate with Vice President Mike Pence and the third called it a draw. The highly anticipated face-off enabled both candidates to lay out their ticket’s policy positions more clearly than last week’s chaotic first presidential debate, but fewer interruptions from Harris helped give … Continue reading Who won the Pence-Harris debate? Experts give their verdict

Pence criticizes Chief Justice Roberts, says court’s future ‘on the ballot in 2020’

WASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence said in an interview airing Thursday that Chief Justice John Roberts has let down conservatives because of his decisions in which he sided with the Supreme Court’s liberal justices. “We have great respect for the institution of the Supreme Court of the United States, but Chief Justice John Roberts has been a disappointment to conservatives whether it be the Obamacare decision or whether … Continue reading Pence criticizes Chief Justice Roberts, says court’s future ‘on the ballot in 2020’

Pence staff member tests positive for coronavirus

An aide to Vice President Mike Pence tested positive for the coronavirus, the second administration staffer known to have become infected, an administration official said Friday. Pence’s flight to Des Moines was delayed by roughly an hour Friday morning, although the staffer who tested positive was not expected to travel with the vice president. Members of the vice president’s staff who had been in contact with … Continue reading Pence staff member tests positive for coronavirus