NBC, 25 February 2019: Vice President Mike Pence on Monday announced new sanctions against Venezuelan government officials and called on allies to freeze the assets of the state-owned oil company after a deadly weekend in which U.S. aid was blocked from entering the crisis-stricken country. "In the days ahead ... the United States will announce even stronger sanctions on the regime's corrupt financial networks," Pence said. "We will work with all of you to find every last dollar that they stole and work to return it to Venezuela."
Now, Mike Pence is a self-proclaimed *Christian,* yet he lies like a devil—isn't that interesting?
Pence has made the rather remarkable claim that the Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has stolen Venezuela's *dollars*. . .yet the reality is the United States has stolen the people of Venezuela's gold: