Go read the details, it’s been the reality all my 60 years of life and yet most US citizens seem fine with paying way more to get less.
We can presume that Pence, then, is deliberately lying to gin up public outrage and support for his killing. Or he’s as ignorant as Trump is. Either prospect is frightening.
Go read the whole article for the evidence and details.
During the 2012 election, Trump repeatedly claimed that Obama was going to start a war with Iran in order to fire up patriotic sentiment to help him get reelected.