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Liz Cheney Senate

Pro-Cheney Group Powered By Former Lobbyists, GOP Officials

Center for Public Integrity | Michael Beckel | Posted 01.29.2014 | Politics

By Michael Beckel, Center for Public Integrity A super PAC created to aid Liz Cheney, the daughter for former Vice President Dick Cheney, in her qu...

Failed Cheney Bid Leaves Opponent With Big Windfall

AP | By MEAD GRUVER | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Liz Cheney's abandoned effort to unseat Sen. Mike Enzi has left him sitting pretty financially: The estimated $1.8 million he ...

Jon Ward

Alan Simpson Voices Support For Future Run By Liz Cheney

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Former Sen. Alan Simpson (R-Wyo.), a friend of the Cheney family who had clashed with them publicly over Liz Cheney's U.S. Senate candidacy, had nothi...

Liz Cheney Ends Senate Bid

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Liz Cheney released a statement early Monday confirming plans to end her Senate bid, Politico reported. The announcement was first reported by CNN ...

Report: Liz Cheney To Abandon Senate Bid

CNN | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Liz Cheney, whose upstart bid to unseat Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi sparked a round of warfare in the Republican Party and even within her own family, is ...

Cheney's Daughters Jump Into Fight Over 'Roots'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.25.2013 | Politics

Wyoming Senate candidate Liz Cheney (R) released a new campaign ad on Monday featuring her daughters touting the family's "deep roots in Wyoming." ...

Jason Linkins

Mary Cheney Assailed For Not Understanding How Her Sister's Brand Of Cynical Politics Works

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

So far this week, our precious news cycle has come front-loaded with hot news out of the GOP primary in the Wyoming Senate race, which features incumb...

Dick Cheney Thrust Into 'King Lear'

Howard Fineman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Howard Fineman

Political dramas in the nation's capital usually partake more of Scandal or SNL than of Shakespeare, but we may need the Bard's unrivaled eye for profound family discord to tell the full story of the Cheneys right now. There are more than a few similarities between former Vice President Dick Cheney and King Lear: old men obsessed with the loss of power, attempting to pass their kingdoms on to ambitious daughters, each served by a loyal Fool for whom he cared to a pitiable degree. Cheney's even had the (White House) court jester's name of "Scooter." Like Lear, Dick Cheney seems destined to watch his family torn apart by his daughters' ambitions and beliefs -- and his own hubris.

Luke Johnson

Liz Cheney's 'Traditional Marriage' Stance Threatens To Ruin Christmas

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

Wyoming Republican Senate candidate Liz Cheney's opposition to gay marriage has caused a full-on feud with her sister, Mary Cheney, and her sister's w...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Liz Cheney Insists She Supports 'The Traditional Definition Of Marriage'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Wyoming Republican Senate candidate Liz Cheney defended herself Sunday against allegations that she approves of same-sex marriage, sayin...

Jon Ward

Cheney Calls Tea Party 'New Wave' Just Like A Good Dad

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 10.22.2013 | Politics

Dick Cheney was relentlessly on message Monday in his "Today Show" interview with NBC's Savannah Guthrie, almost as if he intended his comments to aid...

Cheney Hit For Not Being Anti-Gay Enough, Even Though She's 'Not Pro-Gay Marriage'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.07.2013 | Politics

A new ad from the conservative group American Principles Fund is hitting Wyoming Republican Senate candidate Liz Cheney for supporting rights for gay ...

Ryan Grim

Former GOP Senator: Lynne Cheney 'Just Unloaded' On Me

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 09.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Lynne Cheney "just unloaded" on Alan Simpson at a Wyoming event Saturday evening, the former Republican senator told The Huffington Post...

Lynne Cheney Reportedly Told Former Senator To 'Shut Your Mouth'

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

The U.S. Senate race in Wyoming has been fraying old alliances, with Sen. Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) facing a primary challenge from Liz Cheney -- a woman he ...

Mary Cheney: Sister Is 'Dead Wrong' On Gay Marriage

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 09.02.2013 | Politics

Mary Cheney, the younger sister of Wyoming U.S Senate candidate Liz Cheney (R) and daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, criticized her siste...

Cheney Makes Campaign Announcement

AP | MEAD GRUVER | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Liz Cheney announced a core group of state leaders and advisers for her U.S. Senate campaign Thursday that draws from all corners of...

Poll: Cheney Faces High Hurdle In Senate Bid

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

Sen. Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) has a significant lead over primary challenger Liz Cheney, according to the first polling released on the 2014 U.S. Senate rac...

Cheney Move Echoes GOP Divisions

AP | MEAD GRUVER and BEN NEARY | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Liz Cheney struck a no-compromises tone Wednesday as she launched her campaign to unseat Wyoming's senior U.S. senator, Mike En...

Rand Paul Mocks Cheney Senate Run

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) weighed in on Liz Cheney's Senate candidacy on Tuesday, questioning her decision to run in Wyoming despite living in Virginia u...

Jennifer Bendery

Liz Cheney Springs Candidacy Announcement On 'A Terrific Senator And An Old Friend'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Sen. Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) got the news Tuesday that Liz Cheney is planning to run against him in 2014, he sounded like a forlorn teen...

Fox News Dumps Liz Cheney

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.15.2013 | Media

Now that she is running for a Senate seat, Liz Cheney's contract with Fox News has been terminated, Mediaite reported on Tuesday. Cheney had been a...

Jason Linkins

Mike Enzi Wants You To Know That Liz Cheney Is Maybe Thinking About Primarying Mike Enzi

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 07.09.2013 | Politics

According to The New York Times, Liz Cheney has been out and about in Wyoming, "showing up everywhere in the state, from chicken dinners to cattle gro...

Senator Liz Cheney?

The New York Times | Posted 09.05.2013 | Politics

A young Dick Cheney began his first campaign for the House in this tiny village -- population 1,600 -- after the state's sole Congressional seat final...