The conservative Club for Growth is backing Rep. Mike PenceMike (Michael) Richard PenceFlynn discussed how to 'whisk' away cleric wanted by Turkey: report Ryan picks party over country by pushing healthcare bill Lawmakers want infrastructure funded by offshore tax reform MORE (R-Ill.) in his bid for Republican conference chair in the House of Representatives.

Pence officially announced his bid yesterday, along with endorsements from House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Republican Study Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas).

"As the Republican Party strives to regain majority status, Mike Pence