Former Vice President Dick Cheney reflected on a long political career while headlining the Park County Republican Party’s Lincoln Day Dinner in Cody. But one day stood out above all others: Sept. 11, 2001. “9/11’s one of those days that everybody remembers,” Cheney told those in attendance. “Everybody pretty well knows where they were at that time, whether it was home, going to school or going to work. [It was] such a dramatic event that it had an impact on all of us.” Cheney was in his office in the West Wing of the White House when he found out that two airplanes hit the World Trade Center towers in New York. “After I’d been there for a short period of time, people started to gather in my office,” he said. “Condi Rice, the National Security...
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In Cody, Cheney reflects on 9/11