"Answering to No One"
By Walter F. Mondale
Sunday, July 29, 2007; B07
"The (Washington) Post's recent series on Dick Cheney's vice presidency certainly got my attention. Having held that office myself over a quarter-century ago, I have more than a passing interest in its evolution from the backwater of American politics to the second most powerful position in our government. Almost all of that evolution, under presidents and vice presidents of both parties, has been positive -- until now. Under George W. Bush and Dick Cheney, it has gone seriously off track."
Rest of article at WashingtonPost.com.