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217-209, Rahm Emanuel's bill fails.
Not that the trouble's over for Cheney, however.
"In yet another flashpoint between Democrats and Cheney, Rep. Nick Rahall, D-W.Va., said Thursday that the House Natural Resources Committee panel will hold a hearing into the role Cheney may have played in the 2002 deaths of about 70,000 salmon near the California-Oregon border."
So that's why the recent four-part series on Cheney called him the Angler.