Trump affirms that Mike Pence will be 2020 running mate

US President Donald Trump said on Sunday (August 18) he would keep Vice President Mike Pence as his running mate when he seeks re-election in November 2020.
In this photo taken on Aug 5, 2019, US President Donald Trump arrives with US Vice President Mike Pence to make a statement at the White House in Washington.
In this photo taken on Aug 5, 2019, US President Donald Trump arrives with US Vice President Mike Pence to make a statement at the White House in Washington.PHOTO: EPA-EFE

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) - US President Donald Trump said on Sunday (Aug 18) he would keep Vice President Mike Pence as his running mate when he seeks re-election in November 2020.

"I'm very happy with Mike Pence," Trump, who is expected to easily win the Republican nomination for a second term, told reporters before boarding Air Force One in New Jersey.