Mike Pence: ‘Chi­na Is The Great­est Eco­nom­ic And Strate­gic Threat Fac­ing’ The U.S.

For­mer Vice Pres­i­dent Mike Pence said over the week­end that he views com­mu­nist Chi­na as the top threat that the Unit­ed States faces.
Pence made the remarks dur­ing a Sun­day inter­view with CNN’s Jake Tap­per on “State of the Union” when asked about for­mer South Car­oli­na Gov­er­nor Nik­ki Haley’s recent com­ments that she believes Chi­na is an ene­my of the U.S.
“Chi­na is the great­est eco­nom­ic and strate­gic threat fac­ing the Unit­ed States in the 21st cen­tu­ry. And I was proud to lead dur­ing our admin­is­tra­tion on chang­ing our nation­al pol­i­cy toward Chi­na,” Pence said. “In fact, I’m return­ing the first of this week to Hud­son Insti­tute, where, about five years ago, I gave that …