Mike Pence Has Influence Over HHS
According to Politico, VP Mike Pence has major influence over the Health and Human Services department of the federal government.
Pence has helped usher in sweeping new protections for religious health care workers.
He has also overhauled family planning programs with the goal of effectively cut out Planned Parenthood.
Pence has stayed relatively silent for most of Pres.
Trump's controversial decisions and fights.
Pence has had a far lower profile than his recent predecessors.