Mike Pence Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More
Bio Real NameMichael Richard "Mike" Pence NicknameMike ProfessionAmerican politician and attorney PartyRepublican Party Political Journey • In 1988 and 1990, he ran unsuccessfully Indiana's 2nd Congressional District Election, losing to Democratic incumbent Phil Sharp. • He was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 2000 and was re-elected 4 more times. • Pence defeated Democrat Barry Welsh in the 2006 House elections. • In January 2009, he was elected the Republican Conference Chairman. • On 14 July 2016, Donald Trump named Mike Pence to be his Vice-Presidential candidate. Biggest RivalPhil Sharp Physical Stats & More Height (approx.)in centimeters- 180 cm in meters- 1.80 m in Feet Inches- 5’ 11” Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 72 kg in Pounds- 159 lbs Eye ColourHazel Brown Hair ColourWhite Personal Life Date of BirthJune 7, 1959 Age (as in 2017)58 Years Birth PlaceColumbus, Indiana, U.S. Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini NationalityAmerican HometownColumbus, Indiana, U.S. SchoolColumbus North High School, Columbus, Indiana, USA CollegeHanover College, Indiana, USA, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law, Indiana, USA Educational QualificationsB.A. in History Debut1988 FamilyFather- Edward J. Pence Jr Mother- Nancy Pence
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His father ran a string of gas stations.
He was named after his grandfather, Richard Michael Cawley, who was a Chicago bus driver and came to the United States from Ireland.
Mike worked as an admission counselor after graduating from Hanover.
In 1980, he voted for Jimmy Carter.
In 1986, he worked as an attorney in private practice, after graduating from the law school.
In 1994, he started his career in talk radio and hosted The Mike Pence Show.
Serving from 2001 to 2012, he has been a six-term Congressman.
In 2001, he opposed the No Child Left Behind Policy supported by the then president George W. Bush.
His demeanor is quite polite which is in stark contrast with that of Donald Trump.
For having a business friendly climate, Indiana appeared among the top ten states during Mike Pence’s tenure as the Governor of Indiana.
He frequently traveled to Iraq and Afghanistan and voted for the Iraq Resolution.
Earlier, he made up his mind to run the Presidential Elections in 2008, 2012 and 2016 but later decided against running for the elections.
Before endorsing Donald Trump, Mike Pence first endorsed Ted Cruz.
On 14 July 2016, Donald Trump announced Mike Pence’s name as the Vice-Presidential candidate.