Vice-President of the United States, representing the Republican party, Mike Pence issued a sharp criticism of an article published in The New York Times, where he reported his ambitious political plans for 2010. Supposedly, the right hand of the current President, Donald trump is preparing to take his seat during the next elections of the President.
While the US President tries to settle into new roles and find a balance between his opponents and supporters, the political elite are already “kicking the tires” for new presidential elections in 2020.
So, in caused a fuss the NYT article, in particular, it was reported that the sponsors of the Republican party has already received preliminary information from advisors, Vice-President Mike Pence about his willingness in the year 2020 to start its election campaign. However, with the condition that this will not make current head of the White house Donald trump.
However, the Pence, and the White house, such assumptions are not confirmed, calling them fiction.
Commenting on the speculation of journalists in his microblog on Twitter, the “culprit” of the scandal, Vice-President Penny stated that they have nothing to do with reality and are offensive fiction.
“Rumors about my plans to participate in presidential elections in 2020 is fake. And article The New York Times – a shameful and offensive towards me, my family and my team,” wrote Pence.
My statement regarding the absurd @NYtimes article. pic.twitter.com/htvYSbS2dy
— Pence Vice President (@VP) August 6, 2017
“President trump often says that he plans to stay in the White house for another seven and a half years, that is a two-term presidency… which is Why the publication of The New York Times are complete fiction and fake… Michael Pence very loyal, very Executive and very effective as a Vice-President… And he really is preparing for the elections of 2020, but for re-election as Vice-President,” she said to TV channel ABC.