Liz Cheney

Liz Cheney Biography, Net Worth, Salary, Married, Husband, Age, Family, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Height

Liz Cheney, born Elizabeth Lynne Cheney, is an American politician and attorney. She is the eldest child of former US Vice President (46th) Dick Cheney. Liz Cheney has been the United States Representative for Wyoming’s at-large congressional district since 2017.

She is the third woman to be elected Chair of the House Republican Conference. She formerly held many jobs in the George W. Bush administration and ran for the United States Senate in 2014. Cheney, known for her hardline foreign policy views, has been critical of the Trump administration’s foreign policy.

Well-known for?

  • Since 2017, US Representatives have represented Wyoming’s at-large congressional district.
  • Since 2019, he has presided over the House Republican Conference.

Liz Cheney Age and Parents

Liz Cheney was born on the 28th of July, 1966. Elizabeth Lynne Cheney is her given name. Her hometown is Madison, Wisconsin, in the United States. She is a citizen of the United States. She was born to parents Dick Cheney and Lynne Vincent. Her younger sister’s name is Mary Cheney. She is of Caucasian ancestry and practices Christianity. Her astrological sign is Leo.

Liz attended McLean High School for her educational background. She enrolled in Colorado College after graduating from high school in 1984. In 1988, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Colorado College. In 1996, she received her J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School. At the Oriental Institute, she also studied Middle Eastern history.

Celebrated Name Liz Cheney
Age 56 Years old.
Nick Name Liz
Birth Name Elizabeth Lynne Cheney
Birth Date 1966-07-28
Gender Female
Profession Politician
Place Of Birth Madison, Wisconsin
Birth Nation United States
Nationality American
Famous For US Representatives representing Wyoming’s at-large congressional district since 2017
Father Dick Cheney (former Vice President)
Mother Lynne Vincent
Ethnicity White
Religion Christianity
Siblings 1
Sisters Mary Cheney
Horoscope Leo
High School McLean High School
College / University Colorado College, University of Chicago Law School
Education J.D. degree
Marital Status Married
Husband Philip Perry
Married Date 1993
Children 5
Height 5 ft 3 in
Weight 56 KG
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Sexual Orientation Straight
Salary Around $1 million
Net Worth Between $5 and $10 million
Body Type Average
Race White

Liz Cheney Professional Life

  • She worked for the State Department and the US Agency for International Development for five years after graduating from Colorado College.
  • She later worked for Armitage Associates LLP, a consulting firm. Richard Armitage created the company.
  • She then attended the University of Chicago Law School, where she got her J.D. in 1996.
  • Cheney worked for the law firm White & Case after graduating from law school.
  • She also served as an international law attorney and consultant for the World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation.
  • She worked as the Deputy Secretary of State’s Special Assistant for Assistance to the Former Soviet Union.
  • She also worked for USAID in the US embassies in Budapest and Warsaw.

Who Is Congresswoman Liz Cheney — Facts About Dick Cheney's Daughter

  • She joined the State Department in 2002 as the Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs.
  • She ignored the Middle East Partnership proposal while in her post.
  • She left her position in 2003 to campaign for her father’s reelection as Vice President in 2004.
  • In 2005, she was appointed Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs and Coordinator of Broader Middle East and North Africa Initiatives, and she returned to the State Department.
  • She led the establishment of two semi-independent institutions, the Fund of the Future (which provides funding to small entrepreneurs) and the Foundation of the Future (to promote the press and democracy).
  • She supported a new Iraqi constitution proposal.
  • She was in charge of the Iran Syria Policy and Operations Group (ISOG). It was founded in 2006 as a unit inside the State Department’s Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs.
  • After leaving the State Department, she became one of three national co-chairs of Fred Thompson’s presidential campaign in 2008. Thompson withdrew from the race.
  • She later worked as the senior foreign policy advisor for Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign in 2008.
  • Liz founded the group Keep America Safe with William Kristol and Deborah Burlingame in October 2009. The organization was established to inform concerned Americans about key national security issues.
  • In January 2012, she joined Fox News as a contributor and appeared as a guest host on Hannity and Fox News Sunday.
  • She quit Fox News in July 2013 after announcing her desire to run for the United States Senate in Wyoming in 2014.
  • From her support for strong foreign policy ideas to a public spat with her sister Mary over her loud opposition to same-sex marriage, she faced criticism.

  • Liz dropped out of the contest due to Enzi’s popularity. She dropped out of the contest in January 2014, citing family health difficulties.
  • In February 2016, she launched her campaign for Wyoming’s lone congressional seat in the United States House of Representatives. Cynthia Lummis had indicated her intention to resign from the position.
  • She won the general election with more than 60% of the vote.
  • In January 2017, she was sworn in.
  • She was voted Chair of the House Republican Conference for the 116th Congress by the Republican membership.
  • Liz’s father, Dick Cheney, published his biography, In My Time: A Personal and Political Memoir, in 2011. Dick wrote the book alongside his daughter, Liz. In 2015, they released Exceptional: Why the World Needs a Powerful America, their second book on foreign policy.

Liz Cheney Husband 

Liz Cheney has a husband. Philip Perry is her husband. Philip is a partner with the Washington, D.C.-based legal firm Latham & Watkins. In Wyoming, the couple tied the knot in 1993. The couple has a total of five children. More information about her personal life will be added soon.

Liz Cheney Height

Liz Cheney is of the normal height of 5’6″ feet or 168 cm and weight of 58 kg or 127 lbs. Her body type is average. Her eyes are blue, and her hair is blonde. Her sexual orientation is heterosexual.

Liz Cheney net worth 

Since 2017, Liz Cheney has served as the United States Representative for Wyoming’s at-large congressional district. She previously held a number of posts under George W. Bush’s presidency. She also worked as a lawyer at a private firm. She apparently earns or is paid $1 million every year.

Her salary information is currently unavailable. Her net worth is reported to be between $5 million and $10 million. Her salary and net worth will be updated as soon as possible.

Did You Know?

  • She is the oldest of four children.
  • Dick Cheney, her father, is a former Vice President of the United States under George W. Bush.
  • Her mother is a former talk-show host, author, and scholar.
  • Liz was born while her parents were undergraduates at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
  • In high school, she was a cheerleader.
  • Her senior thesis at Colorado College was titled “The Evolution of Presidential War Powers.”
  • Liz’s relationship with her lesbian sister Mary ended after Liz indicated during her Senate race in 2014 that she did not favor same-sex marriage.
  • In August 2013, conservative Newsmax magazine named Liz Cheney one of the “25 most important women in the GOP.”
  • She is the chamber’s third-ranking Republican and the highest-ranking Republican woman.

  • She co-sponsored legislation that would repeal grey wolf protections under the Endangered Species Act.
  • Cheney joined 22 Republican lawmakers in opposing HR183, which condemned “anti-Semitism as ugly expressions of intolerance” and “anti-Muslim prejudice and bigotry.”
  • Cheney believes in hardline foreign policy.
  • She is against same-sex marriage.
  • During a House Republican Conference in July 2020, Cheney was chastised by some Republicans for defending Dr. Fauci in the middle of the COVID outbreak.
  • Cheney backed Israel’s intention to seize areas of Palestinian territory in the occupied West Bank.
  • She belongs to the Congressional Western Caucus.
  • She is a member of the Armed Services Committee and the Natural Resources Committee.

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