Mike Pence in his senior yearbook photo at Columbus North High School in Columbus, OH in 1977.
Mike Pence in his senior yearbook photo at Columbus North High School in Columbus, OH in 1977.Seth Poppel—Yearbook Library
Mike Pence in his senior yearbook photo at Columbus North High School in Columbus, OH in 1977.
Rep. Mike Pence in the Blue Room meeting former President Ronald Reagan in Aug. 1988.
Rep. Mike Pence, R-Ind. (left), Derek Karachner, Ian Slatter, Molly Jurmu, and Mark Ahearn pose for a group portrait on Dec. 12, 2001.
Keep Terrorists Out of America Act
Health Care Bill
John Boehner, Eric Cantor, Mike Pence
Indiana Governor Inauguration
From Left, Ind. Gov. Mike Pence, Wisc. Gov. Scott Walker, S.C. Gov. Nikki R. Haley, and N.J. Gov. Chris Christie sit at the Waldorf Astoria as they prepare to hold a news conference, during the Republican Governors Association's quarterly meeting in New York City on May 21, 2014.
Ind. Gov. Mike Pence and Lt. Goc. Sue Ellspermann unveil the Indiana Bicentennial Torch during a Statehouse event in Indianapolis on Dec. 11, 2015.
Ind. Gov. Mike Pence joins Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a rally in Westfield, Ind. on July 12, 2016.
Mike Pence in his senior yearbook photo at Columbus North High School in Columbus, OH in 1977.
Seth Poppel—Yearbook Library
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See Mike Pence's Career in Photos

Jul 14, 2016

Donald Trump appears likely to pick Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate.

The first-term Republican, who will likely drop his re-election bid to join the ticket, previously spent over a decade in the U.S. House of Representatives, where he led the influential conservative Republican Study Committee and served in leadership.

He began his career in conservative talk radio and TV, once describing himself as "Rush Limbaugh on decaf."

Trump's choice will be announced Friday morning in New York City.

Read More: Why Donald Trump Looks Set to Pick Mike Pence as Running Mate

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