Media Violates Karen Pence’s Privacy, Veep Fires Back BIG LEAGUE

In reports that Vice President Mike Pence was using a private email account while Governor of Indiana several media outlets tried to draw parallels between this and Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server while Secretary of State.

During one such report, the private email of Pence’s wife, Karen Pence, was released to the public.

Per the Independent Journal Review:

In reporting the story, however, the Associated Press revealed some private information — including a still-active email account that is used by Second Lady Karen Pence.

The Vice President wasn’t having it:

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The Vice President tweeted the letter he sent to President and CEO of the Associated Press, Gary Pruitt:

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The Independent Journal Review reports Karen Pence has been the unfortunate victim of this unprecedented incident:

A spokesperson for the vice president tells IJR that Karen Pence has received a wave of harassing emails in the wake of the AP publishing her private address. The letter also noted that the action was unprecedented — no previous Second Lady has had her privacy violated in such a manner — and especially concerning because Karen Pence is not an elected official herself.