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Mike Pence: A Call to Abandon the Presidential Campaign for the Good of the Nation

Updated: Mar 6

by Ram ben Ze'ev (Conservative Values)

Tucker Carlson Interviews Mike Pence at the Family Leadership Summit
Tucker Carlson Interviews Mike Pence at the Family Leadership Summit

As the political landscape continues to evolve, it is crucial for public figures to reassess their roles and responsibilities in shaping the nation's future. Former Vice President Mike Pence has embarked on a presidential campaign, seeking the highest office in the land. However, in light of recent events and the polarization that surrounds him, it is time for Pence to seriously reconsider the ramifications of his candidacy.

After his most recent interview with Tucker Carlson at the Family Leadership Summit, I am calling for former Vice President Mike Pence to step back from his presidential ambitions in the interest of promoting unity, stability, and a path toward healing for the nation.

Apart from his comment to Tucker Carlson in which he said the security of the southern border of the United States was 'not [his] concern', one of the main reasons Mike Pence should abandon his presidential campaign is his low polling numbers and the lack of any significant support among the electorate. Public opinion is not in his favor, and that is unlikely to change, meaning his campaign will be unsuccessful in gaining the momentum and funding needed for a national campaign. Mike Pence is struggling to raise funds and running a presidential campaign requires significant financial resources.

Sometimes, political candidates must put the interests of their party ahead of their personal ambitions. By challenging President Donald Trump, Mike Pence risks dividing the party or harming its chances in the general election.

By withdrawing from the presidential campaign, Pence has an opportunity to demonstrate that he prioritizes the well-being of the nation over personal ambitions. This act of selflessness could rebuild trust and reinforce the importance of accountability and transparency in American politics.

While Pence enjoys a following within the Republican Party above say, Chris Christie, his candidacy might exacerbate the existing divisions between different factions. The party has an opportunity to restore its previous momentum experienced under the strong leadership of President Trump. By stepping aside, Pence could play a crucial role in fostering unity within the party and creating a more inclusive platform.

In conclusion, the political landscape requires a careful reevaluation of the roles public figures play in shaping the nation's future. For former Vice President Mike Pence, the path of abandoning his presidential campaign presents an opportunity to prioritize the nation's healing and unity over personal ambitions. By doing so, he can demonstrate a commitment to truth, integrity, and accountability, while fostering a more inclusive platform for the Republican Party.

America is in danger and desperately needs the restoration of strong leadership under President Trump. As a nation, we must look beyond individual ambitions and work collectively toward a stronger, brighter, and more united future.


Bill White (Ram ben Ze'ev) is CEO of WireNews and Executive Director of Hebrew Synagogue


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