Mike Pence's Jack Smith Dodge Backfires
Instead of getting points for protecting Trump, Mike Pence is being criticized on the left and right for trying to dodge Jack Smith.
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Mike Pence Loyally Served Trump, Who Then Tried To Have Him Killed
Mike Pence wants to be president. The whole point of his serving as Trump’s vice president was to give him an inside track to someday occupying the Oval Office. However, Trump undermined Pence nearly from the moment he joined the ticket. Trump unveiled Pence by making sure that his new running mate got none of the spotlight. It was a single press event that began a trend that would continue for the next four years.
Pence was reduced to playing the white male evangelical arm candy for Trump.
Mike Pence also lied for Trump…a lot.
Fast forward to 2024, and Mike Pence now finds himself a central witness in a Department of Justice investigation after his former boss sent a mob to the Capitol to kill him on 1/6/2021.
As we will discuss below, Pence has come up with a legal defense against testifying that is so weak that all sides are criticizing him.
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