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Liz Cheney, daughter of former vice president, seeks Senate seat

Liz Cheney, daughter of former vice president, seeks Senate seat

Liz Cheney, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, dove headlong into her first run for political office Tuesday, announcing an unusual bid to unseat Wyoming’s incumbent Republican senator, Mike Enzi. Cheney, 46, who moved from Virginia to Wyoming last year to assay a possible run, made her intentions known in a six-minute YouTube video released 30 minutes after Enzi declared his intentions to seek a fourth term. The Republican lacerated President Obama and “his liberal allies” — after going on at some length about her family’s deep Wyoming roots — but never mentioned the name of her opponent, a reliable and well-liked conservative. The...

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