Posts Tagged ‘running mate’

Trump’s running mate is ‘born again, evangelical Catholic’

Tuesday, July 19th, 2016

Donald Trump’s running mate in the US presidential election describes himself as a “born again, evangelical Catholic”. Mr Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential candidate, tweeted on Friday that Indiana Governor Mike Pence would be his running mate. Mr Pence has previously described himself as a “pretty ordinary Christian” and as “a Christian, a conservative and Read more

Romney chooses Catholic Paul Ryan as running mate

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Mitt Romney, the Mormon who is the likely Republican candidate for the presidency of the United States, has crafted a religiously unique election ticket by choosing Catholic congressman Paul Ryan as his running mate. His vice-presidential choice is well-known for his pro-life advocacy and his conservative economic views. Explaining his pro-life position, Ryan has said: Read more