mike pence

Scam Academy

It Was Surprisingly Easy to Cheat in Bible Class at Karen Pence's School

I would still consider myself religious, but I just felt it was unrealistic to expect me to memorize Bible verses at age 12.
Anonymous
6.24.19
white house

Sarah Sanders finally held a press conference. Just kidding: It was a thing for kids.

It was part of Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day at the White House.
Rex Santus
4.25.19
BOOT-edge-edge

Cutting through the Mayor Pete hype

He's not universally beloved in the LGBTQ community.
Rex Santus
4.15.19
LGBTQ

LGBTQ People Are Furious at This Queer Center for Hosting a Right-Wing Event

A campaign to get LGBTQ people to leave the Democratic Party is coming to a prominent New York community center, causing major uproar.
Taylor Hosking
3.21.19
LGBT

Watch Ellen Page Call Out Mike Pence’s Homophobia on ‘The Late Show’

Page said the US vice president “has hurt LGBTQ people so badly” and “wishes I couldn’t be married.”
Manisha Krishnan
2.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

100 Copies of John Oliver’s Gay Kids’ Book Got Sent to Karen Pence’s School

"Please accept our gift... which you may include in your school’s library or classrooms, and share with your family and friends."
Drew Schwartz
1.17.19
education

Karen Pence is "excited" to be teaching at a school that doesn't allow LGBTQ students or teachers

The school's "parent agreement" and employment application ban homosexuality.
Rex Santus
1.16.19
government shutdown

“Bye-bye”: Trump walked out of shutdown talks with Democrats but also gave them candy

“Just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy, a total waste of time,” Trump wrote on Twitter.
Emma Ockerman
1.9.19
trump administration

Top Trump officials are about to get a $10K raise while federal employees work without pay during the shutdown

Some Cabinet members already have an estimated net worth of hundreds of millions
Emma Ockerman
1.4.19
tiebreakers

Mike Pence just cast a historic tie-breaking vote to confirm a judge the ABA called "not qualified"

It appears to be the first time a U.S. vice president has used his tie-breaking power to confirm a federal judge.
Rex Santus
12.11.18
trump tweets

Mother may I: Trump retweets fake Mike Pence account

It’s unclear if Trump thought the account belonged to Pence or if he simply enjoys retweeting parody accounts of his subordinates.
Rex Santus
11.28.18
Midterm Elections

Trump and Pence say China is hacking the midterms. Facebook and Twitter say they’re wrong.

"Trying to frame what Russia and China are doing as the same thing, that is misinformation”
David Gilbert
10.24.18
0115