Although General Powell kept tightly in his own hands operational planning and control of the U. Apr Gulf War: He was on his way to the Speakership when he accepted President George H. Oct Tax relief for small business means more new jobs. From January until March , Congressman Cheney sided with conservatives on most issues. Jul Gulf War results:
Jul Voting record in Congress consistently conservative. Bradford Westerfield , whom Cheney repeatedly credited with having helped to shape his approach to foreign policy. The War in Quotes, by G. Department of Education , citing his concern over budget deficits and expansion of the federal government, and claiming that the Department was an encroachment on states' rights. American Political Science Review.
Jul Investment in defense brings economic growth. Within hours, Iraqi forces had been routed from Kuwait and Schwarzkopf reported that the basic objective—expelling Iraqi forces from Kuwait—had been met on February Retrieved May 8, Critics state he is the leading proponent within the Bush administration of the right of the United States to use torture as part of the War on Terrorism  and has been lobbying Congress to exempt the CIA from Senator John McCain 's proposed anti-torture bill. Early in the secretary unveiled a plan to reduce military strength by the mids to 1.
Sep Personal charity is private and not a policy matter. Dick Cheney on Immigration. Bush and Cheney were re-elected in the presidential election , running against John Kerry and his running mate, John Edwards. Archived from the original on August 30, Bush if Cheney were to become incapacitated. Cheney was the Ranking Member of the Select Committee to investigate the Iran-Contra Affair. House of Representatives and succeeded retiring Democratic Congressman Teno Roncalio , having defeated his Democratic opponent, Bill Bailey.