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Climate Progress – Nigerian government to charge Dick Cheney in massive bribery case over natural gas pipeline

From Climate Progress:

Nigerian government to charge Dick Cheney in massive bribery case over natural gas pipeline

December 2, 2010

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Beyond the question “has anyone in U.S. history made more Americans less safe than Dick Cheney?” lies “is Dick Cheney simply the worst vice president ever?”

Today we learned the Nigerian government will charge former Vice President Dick Cheney in a massive bribery case involving $180 million in kickbacks paid to Nigerian lawmakers, who awarded a $6 billion natural gas pipeline contract to Halliburton subsidiary KBR when Cheney was running the company.  ThinkProgress has the story in this cross-post.

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