- Donald Trump, the election campaign on behalf of the Republicans to the US presidency in Mike Pence as running mate. The real estate tycoon, according to Republican sources already let slip Thursday that he preferred the 57-year-old governor of Indiana passes over Newt Gingrich (73) and Chris Christie (53). These were the other 'finalists' for the position of vice president.
Trump thinks Pence is the right man to assist him because he considers him capable of the very divided Republicans passable to get in line. The official announcement Friday at the end of the morning in Manhattan. The convention of the 'Grand Old Party' next week in Cleveland. As Trump normally gets green light for the race to the White House.