The source would likely not provide CNN further details about the relationship, or describe the contents of the calls. One call was initiated by each.
The source also noted the former vice president is actually close to Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey, at of which point head of the Republican Governors Association. By the summertime, the source said, Pence will be more active in politics, probably inside gubernatorial cycle, in addition to has told House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy he’ll be active, too.
As for the former President’s CPAC appearance in addition to beyond, the source said, “People don’t want to risk (Trump’s) wrath, nevertheless no one truly knows how of which’s going to play out.”
The problem, the source said, is actually of which the ex-President isn’t going to have a strong political team around him. “A lot of people are circling in in addition to out,” including those who will meet with him in Florida before the conference, such as Jason Miller, Bill Stepien, Justin Clark in addition to Brad Parscale.
“They’re going to want to continue to push out the narrative of which he’s the kingmaker,” the source added.