CHENEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHENEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Milbank: Cheney still beating the drums of war http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58402405-82/cheney-war-obama-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58402405-82/cheney-war-obama-president.html.csp">Milbank: Cheney still beating the drums of war</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dana Milbank</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T11:28:54.546-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 11:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • It was just like the good old days. Scooter Libby was in the front row. Paul Wolfowitz was in the second. And on the stage was Dick Cheney, beating the drums of war. “The situation is dire, and defeating these terrorists will require immediate, sustained, simultaneous action across multiple fronts,” the former vice president proclaimed in a pre-buttal to President Obama’s prime-time speech on fighting the Islamic State. “We should immediately hit them in their sanctuaries, staging a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402405@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 11:28:54 MDT News roundup: Dick Cheney revs up war machine talk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58396961-64/utah-trib-meets-president.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58396961-64/utah-trib-meets-president.html.csp">News roundup: Dick Cheney revs up war machine talk</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T07:59:49.239-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 07:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dick Cheney revs up war talk. Herbert touts 'conceptual' deal on Healthy Utah. Trib town hall tonight on Swallow/Shurtleff. Happy Wednesday. Former Vice President Dick Cheney was a prime architect of the Iraq invasion in 2003 and now says that America must be prepared to go back again with the growing threat of ISIS dominating parts of the region. Cheney warned House Republicans in a closed-door meeting yesterday that it's time to act and GOP members tended to agree. [HuffPost] Topping the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58396961@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 07:59:49 MDT Robinson: Still paying for Bush’s mistakes in Iraq http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58284892-82/iraq-cheney-invasion-obama.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58284892-82/iraq-cheney-invasion-obama.html.csp">Robinson: Still paying for Bush’s mistakes in Iraq</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eugene Robinson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T19:55:01.916-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • As President Obama struggles to deal with the crisis in Iraq, it’s useful to remember who gave the world this cauldron of woe in the first place: George W. Bush and Dick Cheney. Their decision to launch a foolish and unwarranted invasion in 2003, toppling Saddam Hussein and destroying any vestige of the Iraqi state, is directly responsible for the chaos we see today, including the rapid advance of the well-armed jihadist militia that calls itself the Islamic State. Bush has maintain...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284892@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:55:01 MDT