Cheneys Rising

Vice President Cheney's re-election has been good to his family

Members of the Vice Presidents family are nabbing government promotions and book deals. No one is screaming nepotism, since they are all Beltway veterans and many had promising careers in government before Cheney began his first term. His wife had just written a new book, daughter Elizabeth and her husband were successful lawyers, and Mary worked in public relations. But there's no doubt his re-election has been good for the family. --By Nadia Mustafa

WIFE Lynne Cheney, 63, is senior fellow in education and culture at the American Enterprise Institute and on the board of the Reader's Digest Association

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