McGovern takes Cheney to task for, among other things, misunderstanding
VICE PRESIDENT Dick Cheney recently attacked my 1972 presidential
platform and contended that today’s Democratic Party has reverted to
the views I advocated in 1972. In a sense, this is a compliment, both
to me and the Democratic Party. Cheney intended no such compliment.
Instead, he twisted my views and those of my party beyond recognition.
The city where the vice president spoke, Chicago, is sometimes dubbed
“the Windy City.” Cheney converted the chilly wind of Chicago into hot
This I copied from a post by Brad
DeLong. He (DeLong) entitled his post “Impeach
Bush, Impeach Cheney.” Others are taking action on this.
York Times: Ohio Democratic Rep. Dennis J. Kucinich on
Tuesday introduced articles of impeachment against Vice President Dick
Cheney for “high crimes and misdemeanors” related
to his participation in the buildup for the war in Iraq — and
what the longshot Democratic presidential contender said was
belligerent rhetoric toward Iran…
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