Liz Cheney Parents: Meet Dick Cheney, Lynne Cheney
Elizabeth Lynne Cheney, born July 28, 1966, is an American attorney and politician who has been the U.S. representative for Wyoming’s at-large congressional district since 2017.
She chaired the House Republican Conference, the third-highest position in the House Republican leadership, from 2019 to 2021.
Cheney is the elder daughter of former vice president Dick Cheney and Second Lady Lynne Cheney.
She held several positions in the U.S. State Department during the George W. Bush administration, notably as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs and Coordinator for Broader Middle East and North Africa Initiatives.
She promoted regime change in Iran while chairing the Iran-Syria Policy and Operations Group with Elliott Abrams.
Meet Dick Cheney, Lynne Cheney
Elizabeth Lynne Cheney was born on July 28, 1966, in Madison, Wisconsin, the elder of two daughters of former vice president Dick Cheney and former Second Lady Lynne Cheney Vincent.
At the time of her birth, her parents were studying at the University of Wisconsin–Madison.
the family divided its time between Casper and Washington, D.C., in the 1970s through the 1980s, following her father’s election to Congress.