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David Hawkings

Who’s Mike Pence and Why Would Trump Pick Him?

David Hawkings, Indiana governor and ex-House GOP leader has conservative support — with one exception.  Mike Pence appears to check virtually all the boxes that Donald Trump signaled he’d put on his vice presidential search form:   He has a credible record of executive accomplishment, pushing to enactment the largest tax cuts in Indiana history

The Case for Gingrich as Trump’s Running Mate

David Hawkings, Roll Call In his favor: stylistic compatability, insider-outsider reputation, speakership stature. For those who’ve been around the Capitol a while, one face is surging especially fast into view as Donald Trump describes what he’s looking for in a vice president. The presumptive Republican nominee says he’ll very likely want someone with much more traditional