According to a new report from NBC News, Vice President Pence will attend Biden’s inauguration.
Speaking of the possibility of Pence attending his inauguration, Biden said “He’s welcome. . . .I’d be honored to have him there.”
NEW: VP Pence will attend the inauguration of President-elect Biden and VP-elect Harris, a person familiar with his decision says.
President Trump has said he will not attend.
— NBC News (@NBCNews) January 10, 2021
Per NPR “The decision is Pence’s second high-profile split from Trump, after standing loyally behind him for years. Despite pressure from Trump, Pence affirmed Biden’s victory when Congress finished tallying Electoral College votes early Thursday morning. Trump had called for Pence to show “extreme courage” by rejecting the certification process.”