Roll Call is reporting that Columbus native and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence is Donald J. Trump’s pick for vice president.
The publication is citing an anonymous source.
Roll Call spoke with a “Republican with direct knowledge of the decision.” Trump said he would formally announce his vice president at 11 a.m. Friday in New York City.
BREAKING: Trump to pick Mike Pence for VP, source says. https://t.co/biQg5aca9Y @1PatriciaMurphy
— Roll Call (@rollcall) July 14, 2016
The New York Times is also reporting that Pence is the likely pick. Here’s what an excerpt from the story:
Donald J. Trump’s campaign has signaled strongly to Republicans in Washington that he will pick Mike Pence, the governor of Indiana, as his running mate, though Republicans caution the party’s mercurial presidential candidate may still backtrack on his apparent choice.