Mike Pence's file

Pence

Republican from Indiana

Mike Pence is the 2016 Republican nominee for vice president and governor of Indiana. He previously served for 12 years as a congressman from Indiana.

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Mike Pence's website

Recent statements involving Mike Pence

Recent stories featuring Mike Pence

Fact-checking Mike Pence on 'Meet the Press'

Mike Pence defended Donald Trump's immigration policies on Meet the Press

Mailbag: Readers weigh in on Mike Pence's stance on evolution; Calif. pot legalization

We hear frequently from our PolitiFact California readers (and from our listeners at Capital Public Radio, where we broadcast our fact checks). From time to time, we plan to share some of those comments in this ‘Mailbag’ feature.

Trump VP Mike Pence headlines day three of the Republican National Convention

Mike Pence, Indiana Gov. and Donald Trump's running mate, is slated to headline day three of the Republican National Convention. 

Fact-checking Mike Pence, Donald Trump's VP pick

Donald Trump is expected to announce his vice-presidential nominee July 15, and many suspect Indiana Governor Mike Pence will get the nod. 

Fact-checking the GOP

Wisconsin’s job growth in 2013 was the best since the 1990s?

At least 70 percent of residents approve of the state’s wildly controversial collective bargaining reform law?

When Republicans ran Washington, they let the food stamp rolls skyrocket?

We revisit these and other recent claims by Wisconsin Republicans ahead of their annual state convention.