Mike Pence is the 48th and current vice president of the United States. An Indiana native, he represented his home state’s 2nd and 6th congressional districts in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2001-2013 and served as Governor of Indiana from 2013-2017. Prior to his political career, Pence was a private practice lawyer and a conservative radio and TV talk show host. He and his wife, Karen, have three children. Learn more about Vice President Pence by visiting his biography page on whitehouse.gov.