Dick Cheney returns to the Capitol next Thursday — and this time, it’s for good. A bust of the 46th vice president, who served under George W. Bush, will join 44 others in the Senate’s vice presidential collection on … · 1 day ago
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Her opponents won’t say it, but I will: Hillary Clinton is the Democratic Party’s Dick Cheney. How could that be, you ask? Anyone who saw Clinton’s performance in the last Democratic debate would have to …
The Boston Globe · 11/18/2015
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What would it be like to talk with Dick Cheney for 10 hours? Now is your chance to ask James Rosen, who interviewed the former VP for his book Cheney One on One: A Candid Conversation with America's Most …
Dcist Daily · 11/18/2015
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Dick Cheney held a major fundraiser for his daughter in D.C., which suggested her financial roots were planted far from Wyoming. It may have raised a lot of money, but she alienated voters who already questioned Liz …
WyoFile · 11/17/2015
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Chayes made me wander ever deeper into the recent history of Washington’s wheeling and dealing, including, for instance, the story of the National Energy Policy Development Group, which Vice President …
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Dick Cheney walked out to The Imperial March, also known as Darth Vader's theme music, to make a speech Thursday in Florida. According to Jezebel, the former vice president has said he's honored when foes …
Woodland Daily Democrat · ByTony Hicks · 11/14/2015
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NASDAQ · 11/23/2015
Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney for destabilizing the Middle East with their “tough, but stupid” policies following 9/11. After rapping the head of the Republican National Committee for calling current President …
Raw Story · 11/17/2015
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The event begins Thursday night with former Vice President Dick Cheney speaking at a VIP dinner. The RPOF sold all 950 tickets to the Cheney dinner, then added three more tables, Gaitan said. “Cheney accused … · 11/15/2015
Former American President George HW Bush has publicly criticised Dick Cheney and Donald H Rumsfeld, key members of his son's administration, in a biography due out next week. "You know, I've concluded that … · 11/18/2015

Dick Cheney

46th Vice President of the United States
Richard Bruce "Dick" Cheney is an American politician and businessman who was the 46th Vice President of the United States from 2001 …
Richard Bruce "Dick" Cheney is an American politician and businessman who was the 46th Vice President of the United States from 2001 to 2009, under President George W. Bush. Born in Lincoln, Nebraska, Cheney was primarily raised in Sumner, Nebraska, and Casper, Wyoming. He attended Yale, then the University of Wyoming, where he earned a BA and an MA in Political Science. He began his political career as an intern for Congressman William A. Steiger, eventually working his way into the White House during the Nixon and Ford administrations, where he later served as the White House Chief of Staff, from 1975 to 1977. In 1978, Cheney was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives representing Wyoming's At-large congressional district from 1979 to 1989; he was reelected five times, briefly serving as House Minority Whip in 1989. Cheney was selected to be the Secretary of Defense during the Presidency of George H. W. Bush, holding the position for the majority of Bush's term from 1989 to 1993. During his time in the Department of Defense, Cheney oversaw the 1991 Operation Desert Storm, among other actions. Out of office during the Clinton administration, Cheney was the Chairman and CEO of Halliburton Company from 1995 to 2000.
  • Born: Jan 30, 1941 (age 74) · Lincoln, NE
  • Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
  • Net worth: $90 million USD (2015)
  • Spouse: Lynne Cheney (Since 1964)
  • Children: Liz Cheney (Daughter) · Mary Cheney (Daughter)
  • Previous offices: Vice President of the United States (2001 - 2009)
    · United States Secretary of Defense (1989 - 1993) · Minority Whip of the United States House of Representatives (1989 - 1989) · Party leaders of the United States House of Repr…