Fun Fact: When Mike Pence Was Living Off Campaign Contributions

Mike Pence has been successfully elected to the Vice Presidency, and Governor of Indiana, however he failed on his first two tries at congress. He ran in 1988, and ran again in 1990 quitting his job the 2nd time around. Having no source of income, Pence used campaign contributions to take care of his mortgage,Continue reading “Fun Fact: When Mike Pence Was Living Off Campaign Contributions”

Fun Fact: Huey Long

Huey Long was a Senator and Governor for the state of Louisiana in the early 20th century. An outspoken populist he proposed a plan called “Share Our Wealth”. It was essentially a tax that would cap the income of the wealthiest Americans and give it to the poorest ones. He planned to run for presidentContinue reading “Fun Fact: Huey Long”

Fun Fact: Donald Trump’s Second Marriage

When Donald Trump was married to his first wife Ivana, he had an affair with a woman named Marla Maples. Not long after, Trump got divorced and Trump’s daughter Tiffany by Marla was born out of wedlock. Donald Trump married Marla about two months after the birth of their daughter but eventually divorced in 1999.

Fun Fact: Betsy DeVos Vs Donald Trump

The highly controversial former Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was nominated by Donald Trump, however she originally didn’t support him. During the GOP primaries she backed Jeb Bush, then Carly Fiorna, and finally Marco Rubio. She originally called Trump an interloper and said that he “does not represent the Republican Party”.