Pence Gets Club for Growth's Backing for Conference Chair

The conservative Club for Growth is backing Rep. Mike Pence (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