History Characters / VEEP

23rd May '16 6:24:40 AM TinMan
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* HiddenDepths: [[spoiler:Claims to have been married a year prior to the presidential election. She didn't invite anyone from work, naturally.]]



* MarriedToTheJob: Goes with being the White House chief of staff.



A highly influential U.S. Senator and the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee. In Season 4, he becomes Selina Meyer's choice for the office of Vice President.

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A highly influential U.S. Senator and the head of the Senate Intelligence Committee. In Season 4, he becomes Selina Meyer's choice for the office of Vice President. Dropped from the presidential ticket and replaced by Tom James.
* TeethClenchedTeamwork: He hates Ben Cafferty and openly mocks Selina, but agrees to try and calm down the salmonella hysteria.


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!'''Tom James'''
->'''Played By:''' Hugh Laurie
A charismatic senator who Selina chooses to be her running mate in the presidential election.
17th May '16 2:20:12 AM Aquila89
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* VicePresidentWho: As Vice President, Doyle is ignored and disrespected within the Meyer administration (the same way Selina was treated when she was Vice President). He remarks: "Cycle of abuse continues."
17th May '16 2:12:15 AM Aquila89
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* SleepingTheirWayToTheTop: He attempts it by sleeping with Amy's sister, because he thinks she can get a job for him at CBS (she actually works for CVS, a pharmacy chain).
17th May '16 2:05:06 AM Aquila89
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* HiddenDepths [[spoiler: Has two doctorates - one in veterinary science, and one in electoral law]]

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* GeniusDitz: Richard is supremely incompetent; he even manages to get his own name wrong while introducing himself. [[spoiler:However, he has two doctorates and an encyclopedic knowledge about recount procedures (which was his doctoral subject.)]]
* HiddenDepths [[spoiler: Has two doctorates - one in veterinary science, and one in electoral constitutional law]]
17th May '16 2:01:58 AM Aquila89
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Selina's college-aged daughter, who has a contentious relationship with her mother mainly due to the latter's political career

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Selina's college-aged daughter, who has a contentious relationship with her mother mainly due to the latter's political careercareer.
* HilariouslyAbusiveChildhood: Selina paid more attention to her political career than to Catherine. Catherine's favorite family vacation was the time the housekeeper took her to Disneyland with her family. In "Alicia", Catherine outright tells her mother that she had a "hard, lonely, miserable life".
17th May '16 1:51:05 AM TinMan
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* UndyingLoyalty: To Selina, even before she became president.




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* TheDogBitesBack: [[spoiler:Indirectly, but her wealthy grandmother leaves Catherine the majority of her estate, much to Selina's shock and displeasure.]]
16th May '16 2:07:28 AM Aquila89
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* AbusiveParents: Selina's mother was cold and cruel to her, and Selina ended up treating her own daughter in much the same way.
3rd May '16 12:15:06 PM Aquila89
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* UndyingLoyalty: To the Veep. [[spoiler: He even breaks up with her boyfriend!]]

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* UndyingLoyalty: To the Veep.Selina. [[spoiler: He even breaks up with her boyfriend!]]
2nd May '16 7:41:44 PM LupineMoon
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* IvyLeagueForEveryone: Attended Smith College
30th Apr '16 9:15:51 PM Iruparatso
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* LikesOlderWomen: In a private conversation, he says that he prefers older women due to their life experience. Almost leads to a Mrs. Robinson moment between him and Selina, [[MomentKiller until it's ruined]] when he tells her his darkest secret: [[spoiler:he killed a stray dog on a dare.]]

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* LikesOlderWomen: In a private conversation, he says that he prefers older women due to their life experience.experience -- of course, at the time, he's flirting with Selina. Almost leads to a Mrs. Robinson moment between him and Selina, [[MomentKiller until it's ruined]] when he tells her his darkest secret: [[spoiler:he killed a stray dog on a dare.]]
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