Charisma News | Breaking News. Spiritual Perspective.

(Facebook/Mike Pence)

The two candidates vying for the job of vice president of the United States went head to head Wednesday night in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Though they landed punches, by all accounts it was a much more civil exchange than we saw last week when their bosses took to the debate stage.

One hallmark of this debate: dodged questions.

"We have witnessed the biggest failure of any presidential administration in the history of this country," said Sen. Kamala Harris, D- Calif. "They still don't have a plan."

The debate began on the topic of the coronavirus, and what the Trump White House did to navigate the pandemic which has claimed more than 200,000 American lives.

"President Trump did what no other president would do. He closed the borders to China, one of the most powerful economies in the world," Vice President Mike Pence said. "There's not a day that's gone by that I haven't thought of every American family that's lost a loved one."

Harris insisted the president was not honest with the American people from the outset about the deadly potential of the virus

And when asked if she herself would take an approved vaccine, she replied, "If the public health professionals, if Dr. Fauci, if the doctors tell us that we should take it, I'll be the first in line to take it—absolutely. But if Donald Trump tells us that we should take it, I'm not taking it."

The dodging began when neither candidate answered whether internal discussions had taken place on a succession plan given the ages of those at the top of both tickets.

Pence refused to say how a Trump health plan would help those with preexisting conditions or if there would be a peaceful exchange of power if Trump loses.

Harris would not speak directly to the Biden's support of the left-leaning Green New Deal and would not say if a Biden administration would seek to pack the Supreme Court by adding another justice if Judge Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed.

The two did spar over the conservative Barrett nomination which hangs in the balance less than a month away from Election Day.

"We particularly hope that we don't see the kind of attacks on her Christian faith that we saw before," Pence said.

Click here to read the rest of this story from our content partners at CBN News.

Get Charisma's best content delivered right to your inbox! Never miss a big news story again. Click here to subscribe to the Charisma News newsletter.

Incredible Savings, Inspiration and Encouragement from CHARISMA:

  • End Of The Year - Bible Sale!: Click Here to save up to 50% off a great selection of Bibles. Plus, get a free gift with each order!
  • Big Discounts On Book Bundles & Gifts: Click Here to view all our bundles and save up to 72%! Prayer, Holy Spirit, Anointing, and more.
  • FREE eCourses by CHARISMA: Click Here to view all eight of our free courses. Topics include Fear, Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Supernatural, and How to Hear God.
  • Women Of God: Rise up and enter the anointing of Deborah, Anna, Esther, Ruth and Hannah. You were called to go higher. Click Here to learn more.
  • Prayer Changes Everything! John Eckhardt's prayer bundle gives you six powerful books to help you pray and change any situation. Click Here.

Subscription Special: Subscribe to Charisma for two years for Only $29.97 and get two free gifts. Gift #1 Chayil by John Eckhardt. Gift #2 Chosen by Michelle McClain-Walters. View Offer

Charisma News - Informing believers with news from a Spirit-filled perspective