Tag: pence

NEWS

CDC In A Spot Of Bother

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is set to issue new guidelines for the reopening of schools soon. This move follows President Trump’s criticism of the agency’s recommendations that school reopening is currently too costly and impractical. President Trump has argued that keeping schools closed is part of the Democrats’ playbook to […]

EDITORIAL

NBA: A ‘Wholly-Owned Subsidiary’ Of China — Is It?

U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence has recently criticized the U.S. National Basketball Association (NBA) in a speech in which he also attacked Chinese diplomatic and trade policies. He accused both the NBA and the sports firm Nike of “kowtowing” to Beijing and “muzzling” criticism of China. Mr. Pence’s angst comes against the background of a tweet from Houston Rockets general manager […]

EDUCATION School

Notre Dame Students Staged Walk Out On Vice President Pence

Mike Pence, the 48th Vice President of the United States of America, serving under President Donald Trump was at the receiving end of students’ wrath recently. A minor group of students removed themselves from the graduation ceremony during Spence’s commencement speech. The Vice President was asked by Notre Dame to deliver the main speech at its graduation, much to the […]

NEWS

Obamacare — The Republican Tar-Baby

The Republican Party leaders continue their rally cry of repeal and replace of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), but after over 100 days in office they are still stuck to the Obamacare health plan — this comes against a promise and mantra of repeal and replace,  day one in office. Now, Vice President Mike Pence is wishing and hoping Congress can […]