Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis puts Pence in rare spotlight

World Today


U.S. Vice President Mike Pence faces off this Wednesday against Kamala Harris, the Democratic Party challenger aiming to replace him. 

Just days ago, this vice-presidential debate was something of a sideshow compared to the battle between president Donald Trump and his challenger, Joe Biden. 

But Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis has put Pence under a much higher level of scrutiny.