Trump announces Indiana Governor Mike Pence as VP pick


Republican White House candidate Donald Trump on Friday announced Mike Pence, the governor of Indiana, as his choice for vice president, ending weeks of intense speculation and putting a conservative stalwart on the ticket.

“I am pleased to announce that I have chosen Governor Mike Pence as my Vice Presidential running mate,” Trump posted on Twitter, adding that he would host a press conference Saturday at 11:00am (1500 GMT).