Letter: Pickle, Mr. Pence?
Published 8:50 pm Sunday, January 7, 2018
- In this Jan. 3, 2018 photo, Vice President Mike Pence, right, administers the Senate oath of office during a mock swearing in ceremony in the Old Senate Chamber to Sen. Doug Jones, D-Ala., second from left, with his wife Louise Jones, second from right, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Jones defeated Republican Roy Moore in a special election to take the seat once held by Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
Did Vice President Pence hug Doug Jones or give him a “high-five” after the swearing in ceremony? Pence reminds one of Calvin Coolidge who was said to have been “weaned on a pickle.”
— W.L. Poole