Pence Heckled at FL Conservative Conf. 06/19 08:28
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Some attendees at a conference in Florida for
conservative activists heckled former Vice President Mike Pence on Friday
during a speech.
A few attendees shouted, "Traitor!" as Pence spoke at the Faith and Freedom
Coalition's Road to Majority Policy Conference at a resort in Orlando. Pence
ignored the shouts and plowed through his address.
"It's great to be back with so many patriots, dedicated to faith and freedom
and the road to the majority!" Pence said.
At least one of the hecklers was removed by security, according to the
Many supporters of former President Donald Trump have been angry with Pence
after the former vice president said he did not have the power to overturn
Democrat Joe Biden's election victory. During the Jan. 6 storming of the
Capitol, angry protesters chanted, "Hang Mike Pence!"