THE VEEP

U.S. News has an interesting cover story profile on Vice President Cheney. While the Veep was thought by many to be the man behind the throne early in the Bush presidency, he’s faded almost entirely from the public limelight. As this piece notes, though, he is still Bush’s most trusted and influential advisor.

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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.