Watch video · Halliburton is the company Vice President Dick Cheney headed until The London Guardian reports today vice President Cheney is still receiving annual payments from Halliburton. Halliburton refused to say how much the payments are. The required disclosure statement filled by all top government officials says only they are . May 24, · The oil-services and infrastructure giant Halliburton is a favorite target for critics of former Vice President Dick Cheney, who used to be the company's CEO. During the presidency of George W. Bush, the company's Iraq War-related contracts attracted wide attention. Now, the company's role in the. Halliburton’s former CEO, Vice President Dick Cheney, who received a $30 million golden parachute when he left the company, is still receiving $, each year in deferred salary from Halliburton. His secretive Energy Policy Task Force has drafted an energy bill loaded with new sugarplums for his company.