Vice President Mike Pence was a fixture at coronavirus briefings early in the pandemic, brandishing a copy of the White House guidelines to slow the spread.

US President Donald Trump (L) and Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Anthony Fauci (2nd L) listen as US Vice President Mike Pence thanks American for following the President’s Coronavirus Guidelines during the daily briefing on the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, at the White House on March 24, 2020, in Washington, DC. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP via Getty Images)