Cheney: I Told Leahy to "F— Himself," "I Thought He Merited It." (Video)
Chris Wallace on FOX News Sunday asked Dick Cheney about the time he told Senator Leahy to go “f*** himself” after Leahy publicly questioned his integrity, and then wanted to be friendly when he saw him in person.
Did he apologize?
Here’s the video:
Via Think Progress.
Transcript from FOX News:
WALLACE: Did you tell Senator Leahy, “bleep yourself”?
CHENEY: I did.
WALLACE: Any qualms, second thoughts, or embarrassment?
CHENEY: No, I thought he merited it at the time and we’ve since patched over that wound.
In 2004 Vice President Dick Cheney said he felt better after the incident.
Cheney also mocked Joe Biden during the interview.