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Trump’s advisers have discussed identifying a Black or female running mate for his next run.(REUTERS)

Donald Trump weighs 2024 run without Mike Pence, say allies

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 05:46 AM IST
Trump publicly teased at the Conservative Political Action Conference last Sunday that he’s mulling another bid for president.
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Vice President Mike Pence .(AP)
Vice President Mike Pence .(AP)

Mike Pence expected to skip Trump's departure ceremony: Report

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 20, 2021 06:41 AM IST
It would be difficult for Pence to be at Joint Base Andrews for Trump's sendoff and attend President-elect Joe Biden's inaugural, as the outgoing vice president is expected to do, they said.
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A White House spokesperson, however, denied that the President’s daughter and son-in-law had restricted the Secret Service agents’ entry into their house(AP)
A White House spokesperson, however, denied that the President’s daughter and son-in-law had restricted the Secret Service agents’ entry into their house(AP)

US agents guarding Ivanka, Jared had to rent $3k/month flat

By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 04:20 AM IST
Asked not to use the bathrooms inside the couple’s sprawling 5,000-square-foot house in the elite Kalorama neighbourhood, several US agents resorted to using a porta-potty as well as bathrooms at the nearby homes of former President Barack Obama, and Vice-President Mike Pence.
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The outgoing vice president said that the transfer of power must be done in a way that is consistent with US traditions and that "gives honor to the American people."(AFP)
The outgoing vice president said that the transfer of power must be done in a way that is consistent with US traditions and that "gives honor to the American people."(AFP)

Committed to orderly transfer of power, safe Inauguration: Mike Pence

ANI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 15, 2021 02:25 PM IST
Speaking at a meeting with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Pence, as quoted by Sputnik said, "We are committed to an orderly transition and to a safe Inauguration. The American people deserve nothing less."
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US Vice President Mike Pence rejected invoking 25th Amendment(AFP)
US Vice President Mike Pence rejected invoking 25th Amendment(AFP)

US Vice President Pence rejects invoking 25th Amendment to oust Trump

Bloomberg
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2021 07:16 AM IST
Pence’s letter comes in response to a resolution House Democrats will put to a vote Tuesday night urging him to use his constitutional authority to end Trump’s term early.
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US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence stand while making remarks about early results from the 2020 US presidential election.
US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence stand while making remarks about early results from the 2020 US presidential election.

What is the 25th Amendment and why is Pence under pressure to invoke it?

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2021 09:42 PM IST
The amendment was first proposed by Congress in the aftermath of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and was ratified by the states on February 10, 1967.
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Vice President Mike Pence met with Trump Monday night and the two agreed to work together through the end of their term, according to an official.(Reuters)
Vice President Mike Pence met with Trump Monday night and the two agreed to work together through the end of their term, according to an official.(Reuters)

House set to give Mike Pence ultimatum before moving to impeach Donald Trump

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON JAN 12, 2021 01:27 PM IST
The resolution being pushed through the House by the majority Democrats on Tuesday calls on Pence to invoke the Constitution’s 25th Amendment.
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Democrats introduced a resolution calling on Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment of the Constitution and remove Trump from the White House.(AP)
Democrats introduced a resolution calling on Pence to invoke the 25th Amendment of the Constitution and remove Trump from the White House.(AP)

Democrats in US Congress begin second push to impeach Donald Trump

By Harshit Sabarwal | Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2021 10:29 PM IST
The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives is expected to take up the matter as early as Wednesday. Passage would make Trump, a Republican, the only president in US history to be impeached twice.
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US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence stand while making remarks about early results from the 2020 US presidential election in the East Room of the White House in Washington, on November 4, 2020. (Reuters file)
US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence stand while making remarks about early results from the 2020 US presidential election in the East Room of the White House in Washington, on November 4, 2020. (Reuters file)

Pence hasn’t ruled out using ‘unfit to rule’ provision against Trump

By Yashwant Raj
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2021 06:01 AM IST
The constitutional provision empowers the vice-president, working with the majority of the cabinet or a body formed by Congress, to remove the president for being unfit to govern.
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FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress, in Washington, U.S, January 6, 2021. REUTERS/Jim Bourg/File Photo(REUTERS)
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he speaks during a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress, in Washington, U.S, January 6, 2021. REUTERS/Jim Bourg/File Photo(REUTERS)

Billionaires who championed Donald Trump have now gone largely quiet

Bloomberg
PUBLISHED ON JAN 09, 2021 03:10 PM IST
As chaos engulfs the White House and Democrats talk of impeachment, few of these billionaires have much to say about the president they showered with many millions in campaign contributions.
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US Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE), told CBS News on Friday he would “definitely consider” any articles of impeachment because the president “disregarded his oath of office.”(REUTERS)
US Senator Ben Sasse (R-NE), told CBS News on Friday he would “definitely consider” any articles of impeachment because the president “disregarded his oath of office.”(REUTERS)

Republican Ben Sasse would consider Democratic effort to impeach Trump

By Reuters | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Washington
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 10:54 PM IST
Top Democratic leaders say they believe the House can impeach the Republican president within a week but with Trump’s term due to end anyway by Jan. 20 and the Senate still controlled by Republicans, the prospects of him then being thrown out of office are unclear.
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Pelosi joined Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer in calling for the removal of President Donald Trump in the wake of what many lawmakers from both sides of the aisle said was his incitement of the mob that stormed the Capitol.(Bloomberg)
Pelosi joined Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer in calling for the removal of President Donald Trump in the wake of what many lawmakers from both sides of the aisle said was his incitement of the mob that stormed the Capitol.(Bloomberg)

US Capitol violence: Democrats discuss Trump impeachment for a second time

By Reuters | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Washington
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 07:48 PM IST
Democrats in the House of Representatives, which holds the power to impeach the president, will hold a conference call at noon (1700 GMT) to discuss their next steps, according to two Democratic aides.
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The unprecedented breach of the Capitol building on Wednesday forced Pence and members of Congress to be evacuated just as they had convened to certify the 2020 election victory of President-elect Joe Biden over Trump.(AFP file)
The unprecedented breach of the Capitol building on Wednesday forced Pence and members of Congress to be evacuated just as they had convened to certify the 2020 election victory of President-elect Joe Biden over Trump.(AFP file)

Donald Trump, increasingly isolated, lashes out at Mike Pence: Report

By Reuters | Posted by Prashasti Singh | Washington
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 01:57 PM IST
Some longtime advisers are steering clear of talking to Trump after he fired up hundreds of supporters who swarmed the US Capitol in what even fellow Republicans called a deep stain on Trump’s legacy.
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President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a rally on Januar 6.(AP file)
President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a rally on Januar 6.(AP file)

Faced with removal and prosecution, Trump owns up defeat, slams Capitol raiders

By Yashwant Raj , edited by Vinod Janardhanan | Hindustan Times, Washington
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 11:29 AM IST
Five people died in the hours-long assault on the seat of US democracy that had forced Vice-President Mike Pence, who was presiding over the certification process, his family, who were also there, and lawmakers to take shelter wherever they could behind furniture and under desks.
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President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.(AP file photo)
President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence.(AP file photo)

Hurt feelings, anger linger after Mike Pence, Donald Trump clash

By Associated Press | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 06:56 AM IST
It’s part of the fallout from an extraordinary 24-hour stretch in which Pence openly defied Trump, Trump unleashed his fury on the vice president, and a mob of violent supporters incensed by Trump’s rhetoric stormed the Capitol building and tried to halt the peaceful transfer of power.
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There are two ways to remove a president from office: the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution and impeachment followed by a Senate conviction.(AFP)
There are two ways to remove a president from office: the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution and impeachment followed by a Senate conviction.(AFP)

Cabinet could remove Trump before term-end

By Agencies | Washington, Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2021 03:42 AM IST
For the Amendment to be invoked, Pence and the majority of Trump’s Cabinet would need to declare that Trump is unable to perform the duties of the presidency and remove him.
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An explosion caused by a police munition is seen while supporters of US President Donald Trump gather in front of the US Capitol Building in Washington on Wednesday.
An explosion caused by a police munition is seen while supporters of US President Donald Trump gather in front of the US Capitol Building in Washington on Wednesday.

All the President’s men

By Associated Press | Washington, Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2021 01:26 AM IST
Wednesday began as a day of reckoning for President Donald Trump’s futile attempt to cling to power as Congress took up the certification of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory.
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US Vice-President Mike Pence presides over a joint session of Congress to certify the 2020 Electoral College results after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol earlier in the day on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on January 6, 2020.(AFP)
US Vice-President Mike Pence presides over a joint session of Congress to certify the 2020 Electoral College results after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol earlier in the day on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on January 6, 2020.(AFP)

US Vice-President Mike Pence finally shuns his boss Donald Trump

By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington, DC
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 05:35 AM IST
Pence withstood mounting pressure from his president to reject US Congress’s certification of President-elect Joe Biden’s election victory
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While Mike Pence said it was within his power to allow lawmakers to challenge the results, the Constitution’s separation of powers prevented one single official from determining an election’s outcome(REUTERS)
While Mike Pence said it was within his power to allow lawmakers to challenge the results, the Constitution’s separation of powers prevented one single official from determining an election’s outcome(REUTERS)

Mike Pence hits breaking point with Trump in blessing Joe Biden’s Win

By Bloomberg | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 04:08 PM IST
Desperate to cling to power, Donald Trump turned joint session of Congress to ratify the election results into a loyalty test for Mike Pence. The gambit had catastrophic results, not just for the relationship between the president and vice president but also for the peaceful transition of power.
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US President Donald Trump.(REUTERS)
US President Donald Trump.(REUTERS)

Explainer: Can Trump be removed from office before his term ends on Jan. 20?

By Reuters | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 09:30 AM IST
The chaotic scenes unfolded after Republican Trump, who has refused to commit to a peaceful transfer of power, addressed thousands of protesters and repeated unfounded claims that the election was stolen from him.
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A supporter of President Donald Trump takes a seat away from the action on the second floor of the US Capitol near the entrance to the Senate after breaching security defenses, in Washington.(REUTERS)
A supporter of President Donald Trump takes a seat away from the action on the second floor of the US Capitol near the entrance to the Senate after breaching security defenses, in Washington.(REUTERS)

Republicans recoil from Trump after mob violence proves too much

By Bloomberg | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 08:01 AM IST
Longtime Trump ally Tom Cotton, a senator from Arkansas, said in a statement, “It’s past time for the president to accept the results of the election, quit misleading the American people, and repudiate mob violence.”
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Supporters of US President Donald Trump gather in front of the US Capitol Building in Washington.(REUTERS)
Supporters of US President Donald Trump gather in front of the US Capitol Building in Washington.(REUTERS)

One person shot inside US Capitol after Trump supporters storm building

By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 03:04 AM IST
US lawmakers were asked to shelter in place and made to wear gas masks for use in case law enforcement officials used tear gas to clear the protesters.
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Donald Trump falsely claimed that he won the election as he spoke on an outdoor stage framing the White House.(AFP)
Donald Trump falsely claimed that he won the election as he spoke on an outdoor stage framing the White House.(AFP)

Mike Pence disagrees after Donald Trump denies he lost

By Agencies | Washington, Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 07, 2021 01:43 AM IST
Crowds gathered at the “Save America March” wore Trump-approved red baseball caps and cheered as Trump repeated the groundless conspiracy theories that have consumed his final days in office.
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A file photo of US President Donald Trump with vice-president Mike Pence in Washington, DC.(AFP/FILE)
A file photo of US President Donald Trump with vice-president Mike Pence in Washington, DC.(AFP/FILE)

Mike Pence breaks with Donald Trump as Congress meets to certify Joe Biden’s win

By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington, DC
PUBLISHED ON JAN 07, 2021 12:39 AM IST
The US vice-president’s refusal to comply with the president’s wishes was expected as he had conveyed his decision to him on Tuesday - that he doesn’t have the constitutional authority to reject or overturn the election
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Mike Pence is set to preside over the US Senate on Wednesday as it receives the results of the state-by-state Electoral College that determines the winner of presidential elections(REUTERS)
Mike Pence is set to preside over the US Senate on Wednesday as it receives the results of the state-by-state Electoral College that determines the winner of presidential elections(REUTERS)

Mike Pence told Donald Trump he lacks power to challenge election results

By Press Trust of India | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri | Washington
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2021 01:04 PM IST
Mike Pence has spent the past several days in a delicate dance, seeking at once to convey to Trump that he does not have the authority to overturn the results of the election, while also placating Trump to avoid a rift that could torpedo any hopes he has of running in 2024 as Trump’s loyal heir.
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US states have already certified the results, and Mike Pence’s role on Wednesday as president of the Senate is to “open all the certificates,” in the presence of the House of Representatives and the Senate.(AFP File Photo)
US states have already certified the results, and Mike Pence’s role on Wednesday as president of the Senate is to “open all the certificates,” in the presence of the House of Representatives and the Senate.(AFP File Photo)

Despite pressure from Donald Trump,Mike Pence won’t interfere in election count says advisers

By Reuters | Posted by Srivatsan K C | Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 06, 2021 10:21 AM IST
Trump ramped up pressure on Pence on Tuesday to block Congress’ certification of the November election results in an ongoing attempt to stay in power, after dozens of lawsuits by his campaign challenging election results failed in US courts.
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US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence during the first day of the Republican National Convention.(AP)
US President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence during the first day of the Republican National Convention.(AP)

‘Hope Mike Pence comes through’: Trump puts vice president under spotlight to overturn US election

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2021 10:52 PM IST
Pence was reportedly seen with Trump in the Oval Office shortly before the latter departed for Georgia.
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President Donald Trump dances after speaking at a campaign rally in support of Senate candidates Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., and David Perdue in Dalton, Ga., on Monday.(AP File Photo)
President Donald Trump dances after speaking at a campaign rally in support of Senate candidates Sen. Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., and David Perdue in Dalton, Ga., on Monday.(AP File Photo)

Donald Trump says he’ll ‘fight like hell’ to hold on to presidency

By Associated Press | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar | Dalton
PUBLISHED ON JAN 05, 2021 10:33 AM IST
Though he got nothing but cheers Monday night, Trump’s attempt to overturn the presidential election i s splitting the Republican Party.
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Pence, 61, has long been expected to mount his own campaign for president in 2024, a bid that would depend heavily on support from the president’s base. The possibility that Trump himself might run again has complicated that decision for Pence and other potential candidates.(REUTERS)
Pence, 61, has long been expected to mount his own campaign for president in 2024, a bid that would depend heavily on support from the president’s base. The possibility that Trump himself might run again has complicated that decision for Pence and other potential candidates.(REUTERS)

Trump’s last stand on election gives Pence a final loyalty test

By Bloomberg | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON JAN 04, 2021 02:36 PM IST
The vice president’s top aides are developing options for him to acknowledge the reality of the November election result while also nodding, in a possible statement, to the president’s unfounded accusations of vote fraud.
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A file photo of President-elect Joe Biden speaking at a drive-in event in Atlanta.(AP/ FILE)
A file photo of President-elect Joe Biden speaking at a drive-in event in Atlanta.(AP/ FILE)

A dozen Republican senators to oppose certification of Joe Biden’s win

By Yashwant Raj | Hindustan Times, Washington, DC
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 12:24 PM IST
Vice-president Mike Pence welcomed the planned attempt to overturn President Donald Trump’s election defeat
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