Indiana Hometown Molded Mike Pence Even as It Began to Change

Many of Mr. Pence’s deeply conservative views hark back to the tranquil, insular Columbus, Ind., of decades ago, a place that is vastly different today.


Donald Trump Basks in Convention ‘Love’ (but Has None for Ted Cruz)

After bragging that he had unified Republicans in one of the most “love-filled” conventions in history, the nominee went on an extended diatribe against his primary rival.


Donald Trump Basks in Convention ‘Love’ (and Rips Ted Cruz)

After bragging that he had unified Republicans in one of the most “love-filled” conventions in history, the nominee went on an extended diatribe against his primary rival.


G.O.P. Convention Day 4 Takeaways: It’s Donald Trump’s Party

Mr. Trump completed his unlikely rise to Republican standard-bearer, capping a convention that rarely veered from his theme of restoring American dominance.


<div>Ted Cruz Stirs Convention Fury in Pointed Snub of Donald Trump </div>

Mr. Cruz refused to endorse his party’s nominee for president and was booed off stage as the Republican convention erupted in an uproar.


Mike Pence Stays on Script at Convention

Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana, the Republican nominee for vice president, delivered what may have been the only speech that closely resembled the typical presentation at a convention.


G.O.P. Convention Day 3 Takeaways: Cheers for Pence, and Jeers for Cruz

Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana was the main attraction on the third night of the Republican National Convention, but Ted Cruz may have drawn more attention.


Republican Convention Day 4: What to Watch For on the Final Night

After a raucous week, Donald J. Trump will address the convention as the nominee, with a chance to unite the party. He’ll have his work cut out for him.


Day 3: Cruz Jolts Low-Energy G.O.P.

On the third day of the Republican convention, the refusal by Senator Ted Cruz to endorse Donald J. Trump widened cracks in the party’s veneer.


Ted Cruz Is Booed When He Refuses to Back Donald Trump at Convention

The senator from Texas was denounced by delegates chanting “Keep Your Pledge” in a bitter replay of the presidential nomination fight.


Mike Pence’s Journey: Catholic Democrat to Evangelical Republican

Mr. Pence was raised in a Catholic family that idolized President John F. Kennedy, but in college he found himself wanting a personal connection with Jesus.


Trump Introduces Pence in Cleveland

Donald J. Trump, the Republican presidential nominee, presented his vice-presidential pick, Gov. Mike Pence.


Embracing Evangelical Christianity, a Young Mike Pence Broke With His Family

Mr. Pence was raised in a Catholic family that idolized President John F. Kennedy, but in college, he found himself wanting a personal connection with Jesus.


Notebook: How Donald Trump Picked His Running Mate

A behind-the-scenes look at how the nominee thinks.


In Choosing Mike Pence, Donald Trump Moves Closer to Big Donors Like the Kochs

Mr. Pence has relationships to donors aligned with the Koch brothers, along with many other big givers who have been reluctant to get behind Mr. Trump.


In Choosing Mike Pence, Donald Trump Moves Closer to Big Donors

Mr. Pence has relationships to donors aligned with the Koch brothers, along with many other big givers who have been reluctant to get behind Mr. Trump.


Abroad in America: What to Expect at the Republican National Convention

A look at the American election by a Times foreign correspondent, approaching the topic in much the same way as we would events overseas, deciphering the action for a global … Continue Reading &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;rarr;


Donald Trump and Mike Pence: One Ticket, Two Worldviews

Differences of opinion on trade, diplomacy and the use of force could be difficult to reconcile for the presumptive Republican presidential nominee and his running mate.


How Mike Pence Became a Conservative Hero: Unwavering Opposition to Abortion

Mr. Pence’s reputation as a longstanding, implacable and dogged opponent of abortion has made him a hero to the country’s cultural conservatives.


Donald Trump Delivers a Long, Passionate Speech. He Introduces Mike Pence, Too.

Mr. Trump’s introduction of Mr. Pence as his running mate was a remarkable reminder that, ultimately, the Trump campaign is about one person.


Donald Trump Forces G.O.P. to Choose Between Insularity and Outreach

Mr. Trump’s political approach would have Republicans court working-class and rural whites at the grievous cost of alienating minorities and women.


In Terms of Time in Spotlight, Mike Pence Is a Distant No. 2 at His Unveiling

Mr. Trump’s introduction of Mr. Pence as his running mate was a remarkable reminder that, ultimately, the Trump campaign is about one person.


A Grounded Plane and Anti-Clinton Passion: How Mike Pence Swayed the Trumps

When mechanical problems stranded Donald J. Trump in Indiana, the state’s governor seized the opportunity with an impassioned monologue.


Public Debut of the Trump-Pence Ticket

Donald J. Trump on Saturday introduced Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana as his running mate.


Mike Pence Joins Donald Trump in the Spotlight

Mr. Trump introduced Mr. Pence, the governor of Indiana, as his running mate at a news conference on Saturday morning in New York.


Mike Pence Set to Join Donald Trump in the Spotlight

Mr. Trump planned to introduce Mr. Pence, the governor of Indiana, as his running mate at a news conference on Saturday morning in New York.


The 2016 Race: How Much Can Mike Pence Help Donald Trump?

The choice of a running mate generally has little effect on a presidential election, which seems even more likely to be true this time.


How Mike Pence and Donald Trump Compare on the Issues

The two men at the top of the Republican ticket agree on many issues, but have differed on Muslim immigration, gay rights and the Iraq war.


Where Mike Pence and Donald Trump Align and Differ on Big Issues

The two men at the top of the Republican ticket agree on many issues, but have differed on Muslim immigration, gay rights and the Iraq war.


Man in the News: Mike Pence: A Conservative Proudly Out of Sync With His Times

With his deep social conservatism, public religiosity and aversion to negative campaigning, Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana is a throwback to an earlier era.


What Mike Pence Brings to Donald Trump's Campaign

Donald J. Trump, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee, announced Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana as his vice presidential running mate. Mr. Trump made the announcement via Twitter.


Mike Pence on the Issues: Immigration, Foreign Policy, Guns, the Economy

The Indiana governor is a staunch conservative who opposes amnesty for immigrants, same-sex marriage and gun control.


Donald Trump, Stranded in Indiana, Brings Running Mate Competition to Him

Slowed by a plane malfunction, the presumptive Republican nominee spent time with the state’s governor, a possible vice-presidential pick. Mr. Trump plans to announce his choice on Friday.


Donald Trump and His Children Meet With Mike Pence

The presumptive Republican nominee extended his stay in Indiana a few hours to spend more time with the state’s governor, a possible vice-presidential pick.


Chris Christie Gets Another Audition for the Trump Ticket

The governor of New Jersey offered a glimpse of what he could offer as Donald J. Trump’s running mate, but the presumptive nominee is still weighing his options.