Mr. Cox said he was presenting Mr. Pence with CPAC's Charlton Heston Courage Under Fire award, designated to recognize individuals who have demonstrated "courage, strength of character, and backbone in defending conservative values and principles."
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"Our work isn't trying to silence protests," said Mr. Cox. "We're going to spin our wheels trying to do something positive."
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