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Liz Cheney to challenge US Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming

Former Vice President Dick Cheney's daughter Liz Cheney will run against her fellow Republican, senior Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi, in next year's primary election.Cheney, who plans to formally announce her Senate bid at a Wednesday press conference, described her conservative agenda and criticized President Obama's policies in a video released online by her campaign ."President Obama has launched a war on our Second Amendment rights, he's launched a war on our religious freedom, he's used the IRS to launch a war on our freedom of speech and he's used the EPA to launch a war on Wyoming's ranchers, our farmers and our energy industry,'' she said.Cheney's plans to run against Enzi has been an open secret for months. Her announcement is a political challenge unlike anything Wyoming has seen for years, maybe decades -- Republicans in the state rarely challenge incumbents in national office. Enzi, apparently armed with the knowledge Cheney's announcement was imminent, also announced Tuesday he w...

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  1. Liz Cheney to challenge Wyoming Senator Mike Enzi

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