In 2000, Vice President elect Dick Cheney, who had a history of heart trouble, died from a heart attack. The nation is in a rather unique situation, as the Vice-President-elect died before the Electoral College cast its votes. Bush had the dilemma of have the electors select a different VP, or if he will let the Congress do it once he's inaugurated.
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