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How Did Pence Convince Trump To Make Him VP?

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How Did Pence Convince Trump To Make Him VP?

2019-09-11 12:48:331 Oct 2018 01:53 AM EST

Indiana Governor Mike Pence was instrumental in getting Donald Trump elected President. Pence helped Trump win over evangelicals across the country. It was a stroke of genius on Trump's part. But how did Pence get on the ticket in the first place? According to Politico, Trump was wavering on his VP pick just a few days before the Republican Convention. He had just told Indiana Gov. Mike Pence he was his pick. A day later, here he was calling up New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. Pence campaign manager Marty Obst and aide Nick Ayers worked the phone for Pence. They called Trump insiders and senior members of the RNC and pushed for Pence.

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