Born in in Nebraska, Dick Cheney entered politics in Beginning as an intern for the Senate, Cheney quickly rose to power by first becoming an aide to the Wisconsin governor, then working for President Richard Nixon 's administration in He served as Gerald Ford 's chief of staff from to , then served six terms in Congress before being appointed secretary of defense by President George H. Bush in
Richard B. Cheney, 46th Vice President (2001-2009)
Dick Cheney Fast Facts - CNN
Who would have thought a movie about a former vice president would have the biggest buzz going into the awards season? Bush, and Steve Carell as Donald Rumsfeld. Having opened Christmas Day, movie-goers are expected to fill theaters for weeks to come. The VP job is normally considered boring. No one elects the VP. The individual has been chosen by the presidential candidate as a running mate. He grew up there and spent his informative years there and in Wyoming.