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Report: Trump’s Mounting Scandals Wearing on Pence

As the White House engages in damage control over President Trump’s abrupt firing of James Comey and allegations the president divulged classified information to Russia, Vice President Mike Pence is reportedly worn down by all the controversy. A senior administration adviser told CNN on Thursday the vice president “looks tired” amid Trump’s mounting troubles, though Pence will continue to be a “loyal soldier.” The adviser hinted that the barrage of damning news stories was more than Pence was prepared for. “We certainly knew we needed to be prepared for the unconventional,” he said, but “not to this extent.” Pence’s silence on the recent issues has raised eyebrows, as Trump’s righthand man has yet to offer a substantial statement on the negative news stories bombarding the Oval Office.

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