The 2020 Election Collection: Claims About Mike Pence

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The former governor of Indiana has been the subject of many rumors about his record.

  • Published 25 September 2020
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In his time as governor of Indiana and over his four-year term as vice president, Mike Pence has been in the middle of his fair share of rumors and fact checks. We’ve collected our own checks on his background and record here.

Did Pence Deliver Empty PPE Boxes to a Rehabilitation Center? The vice president had made a joke about carrying an empty box for the news...
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Pence Ordered Borders Closed After CDC Experts Refused Vice President Mike Pence in March directed the nation’s top disease control agency to use...
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Did Mike Pence Support ‘Gay Conversion’ Therapy? While running for Congress, Indiana governor Mike Pence called for state funding for "institutions" working...
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  • Mixture
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Did VP Mike Pence Introduce ‘Conversion Therapy’ Program to Combat Coronavirus? A routine review of content labeled satire.
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Is Mike Pence Waving a Confederate Flag in This Photo? No, but the original version of the photograph stirred up its own controversy.
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Did VP Pence Touch NASA Gear Labeled ‘Do Not Touch’? An old photo received new attention as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence took over the...
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Is Pence Taking Trump’s Coronavirus Tests for Him? A routine review of content labeled satire.
  • Fact Check
  • Labeled Satire
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Did Mike Pence Say He Won’t Utter the Words ‘Homo Sapiens’? According to an internet report, the U.S. vice president is also not fond of the...
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  • False
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Did Prince Charles Ignore Mike Pence at a Holocaust Commemoration? They really have got to stop meeting like this.
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  • False
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The 2020 Election Collection: Fact-Checking the Presidential Race Claims, hoaxes, and misinformation abound. Snopes investigates the claims of the 2020 U.S. Election.
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