CHENEY, Liz, (1966 - )


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CHENEY, Liz, (daughter of Richard Bruce Cheney) a Representative from Wyoming; born in Madison, Dane County, Wis., July 28, 1966; graduated from McLean High School, McLean, Va., 1984; B.A., Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colo., 1988; J.D., University of Chicago Law School, Chicago, Ill., 1996; staff, United States Agency for International Development, 1989-1992; staff, United States Department of State, 1992; lawyer, private practice; lawyer, International Finance Corporation, 1999-2002; Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs, United States Department of State, 2002-2004; campaign staff, presidential campaign of George W. Bush, 2004; Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs, United States Department of State, 2005-2009; nonprofit executive; television commentator; unsuccessful candidate for election to the United States Senate in 2014; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress (January 3, 2017-present).