Dick Cheney

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Political allies Simpson and Cheney differ greatly in public life

Commentary by Guest Column November 4, 2014 November 4, 2014

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is taking part in a new PBS documentary, but isn’t likely to “spill his guts,” says journalist Geoffrey O’Gara.

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Who is Dick Cheney and how much of him was forged in Wyoming?

August 28, 2014

Wyoming PBS interviews with the former Vice President for an upcoming documentary began last year.

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Wilderness: Leaving the trail in Wyoming’s Sierra Madre

August 19, 2014

In the 1980s, proponents rallied to show that Wyomingites favored more wilderness designations.

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Liz Cheney’s defense of dad is getting weaker

August 12, 2014

The media needs to stop trying to “balance” its reports on torture by grabbing a Cheney to respond every time the topic comes up.

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Journalists need help getting over Liz Cheney

January 13, 2014

Drake takes a satirical look at the end of Liz Cheney’s Senate bid; “… Something inside of me died the night CNN said she was …

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Liz Cheney withdraws from U.S. Senate campaign

January 6, 2014

Liz Cheney quit the Wyoming Senate race against Sen. Mike Enzi on January 6 citing unspecified health issues with her children.

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Cheneys shouldn’t expect automatic support from any Republican

October 8, 2013

Al Simpson has every right to be angry at Lynne Cheney, and not just for telling him to “shut up” at a dinner party.

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VP Cheney enjoys hero’s welcome in Lander, pleads for debt cuts

September 20, 2013

A member of the Wyoming team in the 2013 one-shot antelope hunt in Lander, former vice-presidnet Dick Cheney enjoys hero’s welcome, slams Obamacare.

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Cheney sisters can agree to disagree on gay marriage — in public

September 17, 2013

Now that Cheney and Enzi have declared themselves to be in the Republican mainstream on gay marriage, it’s not an issue in the Wyoming race.

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Liz Cheney’s staff draws on family roots and Wyoming expertise

July 26, 2013

Liz Cheney’s staff selection shows she aims to be well-funded and well-versed in Wyoming issues.

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Playing the age card won’t help Liz Cheney

July 23, 2013

If Liz Cheney goes negative against Mike Enzi, she risks alienating voters who have long backed his conservative credentials.

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Liz Cheney can win in Wyoming, but she has hurdles in her way

March 26, 2013

Liz Cheney definitely looks like a U.S. Senate candidate from Wyoming, but Mike Enzi may not be going anywhere, leaving her political future uncertain.

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What is all this frackin’ nonsense?

by The Sage Grouse May 15, 2012 May 15, 2012

The big controversy about fracking does not revolve around negligent practices once the fluid is sucked out of the well and sent to disposal. The …

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Abel lost long ago, Cain loses now

by The Sage Grouse December 6, 2011 December 6, 2011

Abel lost long ago, Cain loses now
 
Folks, we in Wyoming were maybe not that far from the Great Fall, the exit from the Garden of …

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Gaffes

by The Sage Grouse November 15, 2011 November 15, 2011

The Sage Grouse returns with a commentary on recent gaffes by those seeking to be the next President of the United States, and by our …