U.S. Representative Pence looks at his notes before a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington

 
U.S. Representative Pence looks at his notes before a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington
U.S. Representative Mike Pence (R-IN) looks at his notes before a news conference about the goal of permanently extending Bush-era tax rates at the U.S. Capitol in Washington December 2, 2010. Pence told reporters on Thursday his view on stripping the Federal Reserve of its mandate to ensure full employment remains unchanged after a meeting with a top Fed official. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)