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Trump affirms that Mike Pence will be 2020 running mate

WASHINGTON, Aug 18 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would keep Vice President Mike Pence as his running mate when he seeks re-election in November 2020.

"I'm very happy with Mike Pence," Trump, who is expected to easily win the Republican nomination for a second term, told reporters before boarding Air Force One in New Jersey.

(Reporting by Ginger Gibson; Editing by Peter Cooney)