Dick Cheney in 2011. (Manuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press)


— Dick Cheney on why he’s skipping the GOP convention next month and headed to Canada instead. “I’ve done a lot of conventions over the years, but this is a special trip I’ve been planning on for a long time,” he told “Good Morning America.” Former presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush won’t be in Tampa, either.

Video: Dick Cheney on “Good Morning America.”