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Mike Pence on Wednesday appeared to answer critics of his vice presidential debate performance who argued he shirked a duty to protect Donald Trump against attacks from his opponent, Sen. Tim Kaine (D-VA).
Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) defended Donald Trump on Tuesday against accusations that the Republican nominee implied some military veterans were not “strong” enough to deal with post-traumatic stress disorder.