Author

Lindsay Chervinsky

Lindsay Chervinsky

Lindsay Chervinsky is a historian of early America and a senior fellow at Southern Methodist University's Center for Presidential History.

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Mike Pence’s actions on Jan. 6 were wholly unremarkable – until they saved the nation

By: - June 18, 2022

New revelations from the congressional committee investigating the events on and leading up to the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol show the crucial role then-Vice President Mike Pence played in thwarting the insurrection – and reveal the principles behind his actions. The 12th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution reads “the President of […]