Gay rights advocates criticized her for waiting until after the election to voice her disapproval of the Bush administration's positions on gay rights. Her father was elected as a congressman from Wyoming in and served until The situation has deteriorated so much that the two sisters have not spoken since the summer, and the quarrel threatens to get in the way of something former Vice President Dick Cheney desperately wants — a United States Senate seat for Liz. Answers On Innovation Thomson Reuters. Retrieved 6 May
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He asked Cheney why she had waited two years after the election to speak publicly about gay marriage and rights, and asked whether she had any input with the Bush administration regarding gay issues. In his response, Edwards said:. In the interview, Mary Cheney, who is a longtime political consultant, said she would continue to raise the matter. Retrieved 22 June Liz Cheney, before announcing her candidacy for the U.