Before Libya descended into lawlessness and disorder, Clinton touted her record there. For that, he has been pilloried on the left. She, too, was hard-line and marched to her own drummer in arguing for US intervention in Libya. Cheney accused of 'cheap shots'. But Mr Cheney, who has made numerous television interviews in recent days promoting his memoir and defending his own controversial performance during the Bush administration, was happy to stir the Democratic pot. The truth is that this frightening crescent of terror and the growth of ISIS are at least partly the result of her failed attempt at regime change in Libya.
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Dick Cheney heaps praise on Hillary Clinton
Neither has he escaped criticism on the right. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today. Thank you for signing up! She, too, was hard-line and marched to her own drummer in arguing for US intervention in Libya. The United States ousted Khadafy, but since there was no effective plan to manage the transition to a better future, the country fell into anarchy.