Vice President Dick Cheney Makes a Surprise Visit to Midland

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A suprise visit to Midland that caused quite a stir.

On Tuesday, Vice President Dick Cheney flew into town.

Our cameras caught his motorcade leaving the Midland Hilton Tuesday afternoon on his way back to the airport.

The Vice President was in town for a private reception for Republican Senator John Cornyn.

He did not stop to talk to the media.

Earlier on Tuesday, Cheney had been at Fort Hood to talk to soldiers there, and then flew into our airport.