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Want to challenge everything you know? URL Accessed on February 14, As the years passed, Bush belatedly moved to rein in his vice president, siding with Justice Department lawyers on surveillance issues; firing Cheney's dearest friend, Donald Rumsfeld, from his Pentagon job; letting Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice win the argument over whether to bomb a Syrian nuclear reactor site we didn't. Cutler's calmly voiced yet disturbing new feature documentary called "The World According to Dick Cheney.
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington. The articles characterized Cheney not as a "shadow" president, but as someone who usually has the last words of counsel to the president on policies, which in many cases would reshape the powers of the presidency. Archived from the original on July 30, Archived from the original on November 3, Retrieved February 26,
The Velveteen Ocelot 64, posts. Cheney regarded the Gulf War as an example of the kind of regional problem the United States was likely to continue to face in the future. Archived from the original on November 6, In former president George H. Archived from the original on March 1, In a new documentary, Cheney gives a masterful performance". They have said the program was started by the counter-terrorism center at the CIA shortly after the attacks of September 11, , but never became fully operational, involving planning and some training that took place off and on from until this year.