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10-15-2008, 11:50 AM
Cheney Experiences Abnormal Heart Rhythm

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Dick Cheney experienced an abnormal heart rhythm and canceled his campaign event in Illinois.

Cheney's press secretary Megan Mitchell said that during a visit with doctors Wednesday morning, it was discovered that the vice president was having a recurrence of atrial fibrillation _ an abnormal rhythm involving the upper chambers of his heart.

Later Wednesday, Cheney will visit George Washington University Hospital for an outpatient procedure to restore his normal rhythm.


10-15-2008, 11:53 AM
Will add story ASAP

Cheney cancels south suburb fundraiser
October 15, 2008 at 8:32 AM

Vice President Dick Cheney, who was scheduled to make a fundraising appearance today in Homer Glen, has canceled, according to Andy Seré, spokesman for 11th Congressional district GOP candidate Marty OzingaHe has a pacemaker for that very reason,is it malfunctioning or needs a new battery ?

10-15-2008, 12:06 PM
Tachacardya. I get them.
They can be very frightening.

10-15-2008, 12:18 PM
My heart goes out to him, get well sir.