Two years after a state of emergency was declared in Flint, Michigan because of lead-poisoned water, residents have been assured their water is now safe. But residents are wary even though these assurances come from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality. VOA's Anush Avetisyan visited Flint and spoke to residents who face a battle for clean water every day.
U.S. vice presidents historically have had widely varying influence in the White House, depending on their relationship with the president. As Donald Trump's administration prepares for its second year, VOA's Mike O'Sullivan reports on how Vice President Mike Pence's role continues to broaden.