Julia. Age: 26.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney waded into a spat between his daughters, Liz Cheney and Mary Cheney, who is openly gay, saying that Liz's kindness to her sister shouldn't be used to "distort" her position supporting "traditional marriage. One day after the two sisters appeared to take their disagreement public, Cheney and his wife, Lynne, issued a statement defending their daughter Liz, who is running for Senate in Wyoming. Liz Cheney, who is challenging the Republican incumbent Sen.
Madelyn. Age: 29.
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Dick Cheney has asked Wyoming voters to remember that his daughter Liz has always opposed same-sex marriage, no matter how nice she may have been over the years to his other daughter, Mary, who is same-sex married. Liz Cheney "has always believed in the traditional definition of marriage," the former vice-president said in a statement Monday seemingly designed to cool a public family dispute over the issue. The family feud became public Sunday when Liz, who is running for a Wyoming Senate seat, said on Fox News that she believed in "the traditional definition of marriage. No family spat is helped by national media attention.
Elaine. Age: 29.
Dick Cheney daughters Liz and Mary in gay marriage spat
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Senate nomination in Wyoming. She did not disclose specifics. It would be wrong to accuse Cheney of fabricating an excuse to drop out of a race she is losing. Still, she must have been feeling a little green around the gills about her closely watched but increasingly doomed campaign against the well-liked, three-term Republican incumbent, Mike Enzi.