Trump to pick Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as vice president

Jason Miller, Trump's senior communications adviser, likewise tamped down the speculation by saying that "a decision has not been made by Mr. Trump".

The New York Times and CBS were among those reporting that Mr Pence was Mr Trump's top pick.

Pence, on behalf of the state of IN, took his own shot at Malloy and CT last summer IN the form of a full-page ad IN The Wall Street Journal offering "support" to General Electric, Aetna and Travelers, three large Connecticut-based corporations that had been critical of corporate tax increases included IN the state budget. John McCain's 2008 campaign, told NJ Advance Media that the fact that Pence is the only VP hopeful not to be announced as speaking at the Republican National Convention this week was a likely sign that Pence could be the pick.

Bosma, who has been the Indiana House speaker since 2010, declined Thursday to discuss possibly seeking the nomination for governor.

He has said he is "a Christian, a conservative and a Republican, in that order", according to the Indianapolis Star.

Johnson tells the House Homeland Security Committee there will be 4,000 USA government security personnel in Cleveland. But these suggestions should be sent To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. U.S. Rep. Susan Brooks of Carmel also could be a candidate.

According to sources, Trump's advisers have leaned towards backing Pence, but the nominee was leaning towards Christie. Even without Pence, Trump has been closing the gap.

Quinnipiac continues to delight Republicans, and its new report, out this morning, shows GOP Senate incumbents with significant leads in Florida, Ohio, and Pennsylvania.

Earlier Thursday, the former House speaker told The Associated Press that he expects to hear from Trump shortly after 1 p.m. about whether he's been chosen. His name was mentioned as possible presidential candidate in both 2008 and 2012 and has consistently come up this year as Trump vetted possible running mates. Joni Ernst of Iowa and Sen. Since then, Pence has taken a harder line on immigration. Pence, who has traditionally eschewed negative campaigning, attacked Clinton for the loss of US personnel in Benghazi and compared Trump to Ronald Reagan.

A frenzied series of meeting in Indianapolis followed the campaign appearance.

Grounded in IN by plane trouble, Trump and members of his family visited the governor's mansion on Wednesday for another talk with Pence, a running mate prospect whom he teased during a rally on Tuesday night.

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was the third person believed to be on Trump's short list.

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