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Commentary: Why Mike Pence is such a sycophant

It's the vice president's job to bide his time. He waits for the chance to fulfill one of two duties prescribed by the Constitution: to break tie votes in the Senate or to succeed presidents who cannot finish a term in office. Vice President Mike Pence has already fulfilled the former. After Paul Manafort's guilty verdict and Michael Cohen's guilty plea this week, it seems he may fulfill the latter too.

And if that comes

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