Former VP Mike Pence talks up energy independence at Nixon Library
- April 19, 2023
- Matthew Beckmann, poli sci, The Orange County Register, April 19, 2023
“Some people campaign for the presidency to win, and some run to pursue other goals,” said Matthew Beckmann, a UC Irvine political science [associate] professor. “Giving speeches in Wyoming about energy policy feels more like the latter than the former. Running gives him [Mike Pence] a platform to boost his profile, engage key people and otherwise stay relevant in ways that are impossible when you are just ‘former vice president,’” Beckmann said.
For the full story, please visit https://www.ocregister.com/2023/04/19/former-vp-mike-pence-talks-up-energy-independence-at-nixon-library/.
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