If Trump Loses His ‘Mandate of Heaven,’ Will It Go to Pence?

Earlier this week, I was discussing with a friend (whom I’ll call Pat) our plans to attend the 68th annual National Prayer Breakfast scheduled for Feb. 6, 2020 in Washington, D.C. Invites are sent out early for this uplifting, influential, bipartisan event where every president – starting in 1953 with Dwight D. Eisenhower – has addressed a packed ballroom of political and religious leaders representing denominations from around the globe.
During our brief chat, Pat shocked me with an intriguing off-hand remark: “I wonder who will be president at the time?”
“Wow, what a question” was my…