Former Vice President Dick Cheney doesn't seem to think President Obama is a socialist -- and that's probably the nicest thing he said about him during a new interview with Sean Hannity.

"I don't want to use that kind of label," Cheney said when the Fox News Channel conservative talk show host asked about socialism and Obama. "I think on his part he does not have the kind of commitment to the private sector that most of us have lived with in the past."

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