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The Dick and Liz Cheney recovery tour
Politico, by Manu Raju

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Posted By:StormCnter, 7/1/2014 5:46:10 PM

Dick and Liz Cheney have been impossible to miss in recent weeks, sparring with Democrats and Rand Paul over the latest mess in Iraq, making the rounds on Fox News and launching a group to reassert the case for their hawkish brand of foreign policy. But the frenzy of activity reflects only the public side of the father-daughter duo’s PR blitz of late. In a series of private meetings and back-channel discussions, the Cheneys have quietly been working to repair their relationship with a Republican establishment of which they’d been card-carrying members for decades — but that was strained by Liz

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Dick Cheney has nothing to "recover", but is clearly helping his daughter to do so. I love Dick Cheney.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 7/1/2014 5:57:54 PM     (No. 9907491)

"repair their relationship with a Republican establishment"

This is so predictable and wearisome. Don´t threaten this mobs´ cushy jobs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Megrits, 7/1/2014 6:04:43 PM     (No. 9907499)

Dick and Liz Cheney are card carrying Americans. How I wish they were in the White House, instead of the Marxist in Chief, with his arrogant, hateful, spiteful commie wife. I truly loate them.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: SpeedMaster, 7/1/2014 6:08:19 PM     (No. 9907502)

Mr. Cheney is wrong re his national security views; not because his thinking is incorrect, but because every USA loving Republican administration is eventually followed by a dem one which will undo all advances thus insuring we "lose the peace" everywhere we engage. The only policy which will protect America long term is the promise to "NUKE and PAVE" if we are hit again. Sad but true.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TXknitter, 7/1/2014 6:51:03 PM     (No. 9907543)

The Cheneys would be better off buttering up the conservatives because it is we who will replace the dying elite establishment.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: suedotsue, 7/1/2014 8:52:28 PM     (No. 9907665)

In order to have a foreign policy you have to be a country with defined and defended borders. The US is not a country. It has no southern border. Both political parties have wanted open borders for decades and now they have them. It´s ridiculous to make the rounds predicting we´re going to be attacked again. If a country´s border has been removed, it´s been attacked and defeated. You don´t need rockets and bombs to kill a country, just political correctness.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: GO3, 7/1/2014 9:14:38 PM     (No. 9907692)

First, the Cheneys have nothing to apologize for; second, if their brand of hawkish foreign policy had been fully implemented, Iraq wouldn´t be the mess it is today.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: JediJerry, 7/2/2014 3:06:11 AM     (No. 9907868)

If the Cheney´s want some real street cred, they need to step up and endorse Tea Party candidates and denounce the gutter level tactics employed by their dear friends in the Republican establishment who really ain´t their friends as they will find out once the back up any Tea Party member running for office.

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