Vice President Rodriguez was the former Vice President of United States in the film Iron Man 3. He secretly worked for Aldrich Killian, but later Tony and Rhodes discovered his treachery, and Rodriguez was arrested.
Rodriguez decides to ally with Aldrich Killian to help his daughter who was had lost a leg, he was responsible for giving the locations of President Ellis.
At that moment, Tony calls him to report that they would attack the President Ellis in his private jet, Rodriguez instead to inform the authorities decide to shut up and enjoy a moment with his family.
After the defeat of Aldrich Killian and his Extremis Soldiers, Rodriguez's betrayal is discovered and it is imprisoned for his crimes.