Dick Cheney told Fox viewers on Monday that he thinks New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is "a promising figure" in the Republican Party, but quickly added: I don't agree with him on a lot of things. I'm more conservative than he is. For...Show More Summary
In a 1988 op-ed for her college newspaper, Liz Cheney, the daughter of Vice President Dick Cheney who is now running for the Republican Senate nomination in Wyoming (and kicking up a family feud and a GOP civil war), had a stern message...Show More Summary
Grey Poupon was involved for some reason...
In a comment on a post on the death of Nelson Mandela, our Managing Editor asked for some follow-up on an article linked-to by the comment. The article in question, “Dick Cheney Didn’t Regret His Vote Against Freeing Nelson Mandela, Maintained He Was A ‘Terrorist’,” dealt with the U.S. Congress’ efforts in 1986 to pass [...]
Dick Cheney appeared on Fox and Friends Monday bellyaching about the deal the U.S. and five other nations have made with Iran over its nuclear program. Asked if he believed the United States is "in retreat everywhere," Cheney implied...Show More Summary
Former Vice President Dick Cheney was on FOX and Friends this morning to promote his new book Heart and discuss politics. Cheney had this to say about Barack Obama’s repeated promise (36 times) that “you could keep your insurance, period.” Steve Doocy: Is it a matter … Continue reading ?
The U.S. government's ambivalence about Nelson Mandela again stood in sharp focus in the hours immediately after the global icon's death. Former Vice President Dick Cheney was blunt. He said that he did not regret his no vote as a GOP...Show More Summary
When Liz Cheney launched into an assault of marriage equality that is clearly a slap at sister Mary’s marriage, Mary and her wife, Heather, were understandably angry. As for Dad? Not so much so. In fact, if the former vice president is angry with anyone, based on is latest comments, it’s Mary and Heather. At an […]
The former vice president wishes the public brawl between his two daughters had remained private. “We were surprised that there was an attack launched against Liz on Facebook, and wished it hadn’t happened,” Cheney said, according to ABC News. “It’s always been dealt with within the context of the family, and frankly, that’s our preference… […]
Dick Cheney rebukes gay daughter Mary for publicly criticizing straight daughter Liz Cheney for opposition gay marriage.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Tuesday that he was “surprised” by his daughters’ public feud over gay marriage that played out on social media. Last month, Liz Cheney, a Republican Senate candidate in Wyoming, indicated that she supported a traditional definition of marriage. Show More Summary
Washington (CNN) – Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Tuesday evening he was taken aback when his daughter Mary and her wife took to social media to rail against his other daughter Liz's stance on same-sex marriage. "We were surprised when there was an attack launched against Liz on Facebook and wished it hadn't happened," […]
Former VP Dick Cheney spoke (very) briefly with ABC News about his lesbian daughter Mary Cheney and her wife Heather Poe's Facebook attack on their other daughter Liz Cheney over her position on same-sex marriage: “We were surprised that there...
By now, I should be used to the fact that people will "cherry-pick" polls or try to "spin" results to fit their agendas. But, it still rankles. For example, I still get upset when I recall how then Vice-President Dick Cheney famously tried to find good news in the first poll Zogby International conducted in Iraq in October, 2003. Show More Summary
Guantanamo Bay contained "the worst of a very bad lot," according to Dick Cheney—and it was from this pool that CIA teams handpicked potential double agents, anonymous officials tell the AP. The program at Gitmo's "Penny Lane" facility, a secret cluster of eight cottages near Gitmo's admin offices, began...
In The Daily Beast on Monday, Republican political analyst Ford O’Connell asks a provocative question: can former Vice President Dick Cheney’s lesbian daughter, Mary Cheney, “save the GOP?” He answers, in a fashion, “Yes.”
On Friday afternoon, a group of well-to-do New Yorkers sat down to lunch at the Waldorf-Astoria to hear former Vice President Dick Cheney, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, TV's Dr. Mehmet Oz, and baseball personality Bobby Valentine give speeches. Donors paid $500/plate for the privilege of hearing these men impart their wisdom. [ more › ]
Thanksgiving with the Cheneys By Dick Polman “The holiday turkey sure looks grand this year,” Dick Cheney said. “Why don’t we go around the table and say what we’re thankful for?” Daughter Mary squeezed Heather Poe’s hand and declared, “I’m thankful for my wife.” “Daddy, there she goes again!” daughter Liz yelled. “She keeps trying [...]
TRNS - The feud between former Vice Presdent Dick Cheney’s daughters, Mary and Liz Cheney, has ramped up with Mary Cheney again taking to Facebook. “There isn’t a lot of gray here. Either you think all families should be treated equally or you don’t. Liz’s position is to treat my family as second class citizens.” Mary Cheney’s [...]