Behind Mike Pence’s Corn-Tasseled Mask

The vice president’s anecdote about growing up with a cornfield in his backyard is the kind of partial truth that defines his political style

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence arrives to meet Prime Minister Boris Johnson at №10 Downing St. on September 5, 2019, in London, England. Photo: Peter Summers/Getty Images

Depending who you ask, people either believe Pence’s stories of divine delivery to power or they believe him to be a complete fraud.

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