Mike Pence files to run for president

Mike Pence files to run for president
DES MOINES, IOWA - JUNE 03: Republican presidential candidate former Vice President Mike Pence and his wife Karen are introduced during the Joni Ernst's Roast and Ride event on June 03, 2023 in Des Moines, Iowa. The annual event helps to raise money for veteran charities and highlight Republican candidates and platforms. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images).

Ex-Vice President Mike Pence officially filed as a 2024 Republican presidential candidate on Monday morning according to paperwork submitted to the Federal Election Commission.

"I hereby designate the following named political committee as my Principal Campaign Committee for the 2024 election(s)," the document states:

Mike Pence for President

10201 N Illinois Street

Meridian Tower, Suite 400

Carmel, IN 46290

Pence's "statement of candidacy" adds, "I hereby designate the following named committee, which is NOT my principal campaign committee, to receive and expend funds on behalf of my candidacy."

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Pence is the eleventh person to enter the GOP field, where twice-impeached and indicted former President Donald Trump is the presumed frontrunner.

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