Olivia Troye served as an adviser to former Vice President Mike Pence until resigning in August 2020. She has since become a major critic of the Trump administration and the Trump-era Republican party.
Pence, meanwhile, made some eyebrow-raising comments about January 6th on Fox News Tuesday night. He told Sean Hannity that he “parted amicably” with Donald Trump and that the media focus on January 6 is a “distraction” that is intended to “demean the character and intentions” of Trump supporters.
The former VP was, of course, directly threatened on January 6. Some protesters were heard chanting, “Hang Mike Pence!” Trump himself attacked Pence as he was being evacuated.
The January 6 select committee is looking into the events