A sign of Cheney's active policy-making role was then-House Speaker Dennis Hastert 's provision of an office near the House floor for Cheney  in addition to his office in the West Wing ,  his ceremonial office in the Old Executive Office Building,  and his Senate offices one in the Dirksen Senate Office Building and another off the floor of the Senate. He applied for his fifth exemption on January 19, , when his wife was about 10 weeks pregnant. However, according to the former senior adviser on climate change to Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Stephen Johnson , Cheney's office was directly responsible for nearly half of the original testimony being deleted. New York Daily News. Bush agreed that the decision to end the ground war when they did was correct, but the debate persisted as Hussein remained in power and rebuilt his military forces. Retrieved January 9, Spencer Abraham —05 Samuel Bodman —
This change was necessary to allow Texas' presidential electors to vote for both Bush and Cheney without contravening the Twelfth Amendment to the United States Constitution , which forbids electors from voting for someone from their own state for both President and Vice President. American Patriot Friends Network. Retrieved December 22, Retrieved July 8, Appearances can be deceiving, however:
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He affirmed that the Establishment Clause is binding on the States via the Fourteenth Amendment , and that: Retrieved December 18, Archived from the original on December 16, During the presidential campaign, Edwards was on Democratic nominee Al Gore 's vice presidential nominee short list along with John Kerry and Joe Lieberman , Gore's eventual pick.
Archived from the original on April 1, The United Nations took action as well, passing a series of resolutions condemning Iraq's invasion of Kuwait; the UN Security Council authorized "all means necessary" to eject Iraq from Kuwait, and demanded that the country withdraw its forces by January 15, Cheney's defense budget was reduced from , omitting programs that Congress had directed the Department of Defense to buy weapons that it did not want, and omitting unrequested reserve forces. Retrieved January 17, Archived from the original on May 29, He had been on a waiting list for more than 20 months before receiving the heart from an anonymous donor. A Look at the Facts".