A Heartbeat Away Stylistic Analysis

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Another Name on The Ballot? : Cheney vs. A Heartbeat Away In our country, the vice presidency has been a position of mockery and criticism. Many sources call it the butt of jokes in the world of politics, with former Vice President John Garner saying “the job wasn 't worth a bucket of warm urine” (A Heartbeat Away) . The two texts, “Cheney” and “A Heartbeat Away” elaborate on this fact and helps us delve deeper into a “Veep’s” powers and the position’s rise to some form of importance. However, they slightly differ in terms of getting their points across, with some parts of one text supporting parts of another. One point that both texts agree on is the lack of care people have for the position and its powers. In “Cheney”, we see them say “the
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