Recently, in a Facebook post, I weighed in to opine on the future of Mike Pence, writing:
It will be a sad day for America – though a great day for Indiana – should Mike Pence choose to run for governor and not the presidency. America needs Mike Pence…. The GOP field for 2012 is full of flawed and vulnerable candidates, weak leaders, and wishy-washy opportunists. Pence is the man to DEFEAT Barack Obama. Without him in the field, we may suffer Obama II.
Now, having said that, I must confirm a sad day. For Pence has announced he won’t run, a blow to the prospects of a Conservative POTUS. Whether he’ll run for governor isn’t clear (Mitch Daniels is