Dick Cheney Has Heart Transplant Surgery
Former Vice President Dick Cheney was recovering Saturday evening.
Cheney, 71, had surgery at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia.
He had been on the cardiac transplant list for more than 20 months, a statement from his office said.
“Although the former vice president and his family do not know the identity of the donor, they will be forever grateful for this lifesaving gift,” it said.