Published On: Sat, Jun 19th, 2021

Audience Members Escorted Out After Denouncing Mike Pence at Conservative Conference

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Former Vice President Mike Pence, while speaking at the Faith & Freedom Coalition’s conference in Florida, was greeted with shouts, video footage showed. “I’m a Christian, a conservative, and a Republican, in that order, and I am honored to stand before you,” Pence said through the shouting. According to reporters on the scene in Orlando, people who called him a “traitor” were escorted out of the room or left. Pence could not be reached for comment. Pence drew criticism from some supporters of former President Donald Trump when he declined on Jan. 6 to take action during a joint session of Congress convened to certify electoral votes. Trump wanted Pence, who was presiding over the session in his role as president of the Senate, to declare that some states had violated the Constitution with the way they ran elections. That move, some believed, could lead to Trump winning the electoral votes … Save 10% on Citrus trees with code CITRUS

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