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.


Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine to Debut Ticket in Battleground of Florida

A noon rally is set for Florida International University in Miami, in a state where Mrs. Clinton hopes to woo Hispanic voters with the help of Mr. Kaine, who speaks … Continue Reading →


Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine Debut Ticket in Battleground of Florida

Mrs. Clinton appeared with Mr. Kaine in Miami, who peppered his remarks with Spanish in a bid to woo Hispanic voters in the swing state of Florida.


News Analysis: With Pick, Hillary Clinton Signals She’s Looking Past Inauguration Day

The Virginia politician’s value is almost entirely about governing — it’s less about his ballot box impact than about what he’ll bring to the White House.


Tim Kaine Picked as Clinton Running Mate

Hillary Clinton announced Friday that Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia would be her vice-presidential choice.


Man in the News: Tim Kaine: A Self-Effacing Senator in a Sharp-Elbows Era

Mr. Kaine, Hillary Clinton’s running mate, a senator and former governor of Virginia, is known for his calm temperament, willingness to build bridges and Catholic faith.


The 2016 Race: If Tim Kaine Can Help Clinton in Virginia Even a Bit, It’s a Big Deal

Hillary Clinton might not need Mr. Kaine to secure Virginia, but it’s a crucial state, and he can only help.


Hillary Clinton Selects Tim Kaine, a Popular Senator From a Swing State, as Running Mate

Mr. Kaine, a former governor of Virginia who is now on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, speaks fluent Spanish and has a strong friendship with Mrs. Clinton.


<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.


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.


Bill Clinton Said to Back Virginia’s Tim Kaine for Vice President

Mr. Clinton believes that Mr. Kaine, a former governor and member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, has the right domestic and national security résumé.


Notebook: How Donald Trump Picked His Running Mate

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


Hillary Clinton Is Said to Seek National Security Experience for Vice Presidential Pick

The shortlist includes James G. Stavridis, a former NATO commander, and Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia, who is on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.


Donald Trump’s Safe Choice for No. 2 Frees Hillary Clinton’s Hand, Strategists Say

The choice of Gov. Mike Pence of Indiana, a far-right conservative, eases pressure on Hillary Clinton to make an adventurous choice for vice president, strategists say.


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.


Chris Christie Lost Out on the Job He Wanted. And His Bad Year Got Worse.

The New Jersey governor, who hoped to be Donald J. Trump’s running mate, saw his political fortunes crash after backing Mr. Trump in the presidential race.


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.


Donald Trump Postpones Naming Running Mate

The presumptive Republican nominee cited the events in Nice, France, though Gov. Mike Pence is widely considered his likely choice.


Donald Trump’s Campaign Signals He Will Pick Mike Pence as Running Mate

Mr. Trump’s advisers have told national Republican officials that they are preparing to make an announcement with Mr. Pence, the Indiana governor.


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.


Elizabeth Warren Is Invited to Speak on Democratic Convention’s First Night

The invitation from the Clinton campaign to speak earlier than vice-presidential picks normally do was taken by many as a sign that the senator would not be chosen.


James Stavridis, Retired Admiral, Is Being Vetted as Hillary Clinton’s Running Mate

Some close to Mrs. Clinton say she was always likely to have someone with military experience on her vice-presidential shortlist.


Political Memo: G.O.P.’s Brightest Stars Not in the Mix as Donald Trump Picks a Running Mate

Entirely absent are young officeholders who by virtue of their background or political biography, or the states they represented, seemed primed to expand the party’s electoral horizons.


Donald Trump’s Potential Running Mates: Pros and Cons

The presumptive Republican presidential nominee’s team has already begun vetting Chris Christie, Joni Ernst, Newt Gingrich and Mike Pence.