Former President Donald Trump and former Vice President Mike Pence are competing for the political spotlight in Washington, D.C., days after the Jan. 6 House Committee concluded its first round of public hearings.
Pence is speaking at the Young America’s Foundation’s annual conference on Tuesday morning two blocks away from the White House before Trump appears at the America First Agenda Summit nearby in downtown Washington on Tuesday afternoon. Trump’s remarks mark his return to the capital since he left office shortly after the Jan. 6 attack.
This is Pence’s second trip to Washington in as many weeks. He addressed the Republican Study Committee last Wednesday. The group, Congress’s