In an interview on the “Today” show this morning, Vice President Mike Pence walked back President Trump’s claim that some former presidents had told him privately that they should have built a wall on the southern border.

Pence told NBC’s Hallie Jackson that the president was left with that “impression” because these past presidents had talked about “border security”:


But does Pence think he helped here?

Reminder: Here’s what Trump did say about it:

Representatives from all four living former presidents denied that the conversations took place: