IF CHENEY GOES, WHO STEPS IN? Although the President and Vice President are the only two elected positions voted on by all Americans to hold office,
October 18, 2005

IF CHENEY GOES, WHO STEPS IN?

Although the President and Vice President are the only two elected positions voted on by all Americans to hold office, George Bush will get to appoint a replacement for Dick Cheney if the latter is forced to resign. That "nomination" will have to be confirmed by Congress. (See below). I guess the Founding Fathers didn't think of everything. They never in their wildest dreams could have foreseen the coming of two Republican scoundrels. One Richard M. Nixon, the other George W. Bush....read on

Can you help us out?

For 17 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit, but now Facebook is drowning us in an ocean of right wing lies. Please give a one-time or recurring donation, or buy a year's subscription for an ad-free experience. Thank you.

Discussion

We are currently migrating to Disqus

On May 14, 2022, we started migrating our comments from Insticator back to Disqus. During this transition period, some posts will have Insticator and some Disqus. For more information on the transition, as well as information regarding old C&L accounts, please see this post.


We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service for information on our posting policy.