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OP-ED: What the VP debate showed

OP-ED: What the VP debate showed

Forrest Cookson

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Pence comes across as a teenage Trump, Harris as smart and tough

Borat bounces back just ahead of US...

Borat bounces back just ahead of US...

Showtime

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The film's plot revolves around Borat's attempts to marry off his 15-year-old daughter to Vice...

Harris, Pence clash over Trump's coronavirus...

Harris, Pence clash over Trump's coronavirus...

North America

Thu, Oct 8 2020

Both Pence and Harris sought to show they were capable of assuming the office

Plexiglass to separate Pence, Harris...

Plexiglass to separate Pence, Harris...

North America

Tue, Oct 6 2020

Pence and Harris have each tested negative for Covid-19 since the Trump-Biden debate last Tuesday in...

Trump denies suffering 'series of...

Trump denies suffering 'series of...

North America

Wed, Sep 2 2020

A New York Times journalist claims Vice President Mike Pence was put ‘on standby to take over the...

Nasa launches new rover to search for...

Nasa launches new rover to search for...

North America

Sat, Aug 1 2020

Its arrival at Mars is planned for February 18, at the site of an ancient river delta

Shells still fall in northeast Syria...

Shells still fall in northeast Syria...

Middle East

Fri, Oct 18 2019

The Turkish assault began after Trump moved US troops out of the way following an October 6 phone call...

US ratchets up pressure on Venezuela,...

US ratchets up pressure on Venezuela,...

North America

Sat, Apr 6 2019

The United States and leaders of most nations in the Western Hemisphere consider Maduro's 2018 reelection...

Kremlin says Putin told Pence Russia...

Kremlin says Putin told Pence Russia...

World

Mon, Nov 19 2018

Putin and Pence spoke in Singapore last week about key issues that could be discussed at the G20 summit...

Trump denies knowing about 2016 Russian...

Trump denies knowing about 2016 Russian...

North America

Fri, Jul 27 2018

The president, his son, his lawyers and other administration officials have repeatedly said Trump did...

Pompeo puts religion at heart of US...

Pompeo puts religion at heart of US...

North America

Wed, May 30 2018

The report, compiled every year by US envoys around the world, covers the state of religious freedom...

China urges US to stop economic intimidation...

China urges US to stop economic intimidation...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 26 2018

Seoul, a major US ally in Asia, said on Monday that it has agreed to concessions with the United States...

Pence raises prospect of US talks with...

Pence raises prospect of US talks with...

North America

Mon, Feb 12 2018

During Pence’s visit, Moon assured the vice president he would tell the North Koreans clearly that they...

KCNA: N Korea has 'no intention' to...

KCNA: N Korea has 'no intention' to...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Feb 8 2018

North Korea is under multiple sets of UN Security Council sanctions over its banned nuclear weapons and...

Pence in Jerusalem pledges embassy move...

Pence in Jerusalem pledges embassy move...

North America

Mon, Jan 22 2018

Abbas and other Palestinian leaders refused to meet Pence, making his visit a rare one by a high-ranking...

Pence delays Middle East visit amid...

Pence delays Middle East visit amid...

World

Tue, Dec 19 2017

The trip has been pushed back to January in case Pence needs to cast the deciding vote over the Republican...

Trump urges 'strong and swift' UN action...

Trump urges 'strong and swift' UN action...

World

Thu, Sep 21 2017

The United States said it would provide an additional $32 million in humanitarian assistance to help...

US VP Pence carves his own political...

US VP Pence carves his own political...

North America

Wed, Aug 9 2017

Few Republican operatives believe that Pence would challenge Trump in the 2020 Republican primary...

US Vice President Pence denies eyeing...

US Vice President Pence denies eyeing...

World

Mon, Aug 7 2017

Pence had not only kept a full political calendar but also had created his own independent power base,...

Trump administration sends conflicting...

Trump administration sends conflicting...

World

Wed, Aug 2 2017

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters that he and Trump did not believe the new sanctions...

Brawl over Obamacare repeal returns...

Brawl over Obamacare repeal returns...

North America

Wed, Jul 26 2017

Republican leaders have insisted they can devise a cheaper approach this week and with less government...