In July , a former Environmental Protection Agency official stated publicly that Cheney's office had pushed significantly for large-scale deletions from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report on the health effects of global warming "fearing the presentation by a leading health official might make it harder to avoid regulating greenhouse gases. Following an indictment, Libby resigned his positions as Cheney's chief of staff and assistant on national security affairs. Archived from the original on November 2, Everyone was impressed with the fact we were able to do our job with as few casualties as we had. For the entire time Cheney was vice president, he had a secret letter of resignation pending. House of Representatives representing Wyoming's at-large congressional district from to ; he was reelected five times, briefly serving as House minority whip in
What I took away from the conversations was that key phrase is "hard work never killed anyone. This was an important element of the success of the Gulf War , as well as a lightning-rod for Islamists , such as Osama bin Laden , who opposed having non-Muslim armies near their holy sites. In , after President Ronald Reagan vetoed a bill to impose economic sanctions on South Africa for its policy of apartheid , Cheney was one of 83 Representatives to vote against overriding Reagan's veto. The actions of his family are a slap in the face to all of us who believe in and defend traditional family values.
Cheney was chief executive officer of Halliburton from through August Archived from the original on August 6, Retrieved August 5, Archived from the original on June 27, In , he married Lynne Vincent , his high school sweetheart, whom he had met at age
Cheney was selected to be the secretary of Defense during the presidency of George H. Retrieved 15 October Because if we'd gone to Baghdad we would have been all alone. On July 25, after reviewing Cheney's findings, Bush surprised some pundits by asking Cheney himself to join the Republican ticket. United States House of Representatives: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal via AP.