July 14, 2009
Today I could hardly believe my ears as Liz Cheney accused Congress of politicizing the CIA while she was defending the alleged actions of her father, former Vice President Dick Cheney. There is no denying that politics plays a role in nearly every statement made by Members of Congress. The odd thing about the whole charade was that Liz Cheney was out in front of this issue instead of her father. Ms. Cheney’s repeated assertion that her father did not discuss classified matters with her and that he did nothing wrong doesn’t just come off as wildly biased, it left me wondering, “How on earth would she know what her father did or did not do regarding top-secret operations?”
During her interview on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Liz Cheney alternated between knowing all of the relevant details that would clear her father of any wrongdoing and claiming that her father did not discuss any classified material with her. ...