|Chair of the House Republican Conference|
January 3, 2019 – May 12, 2021
|Preceded by||Cathy McMorris Rodgers|
|Succeeded by||Elise Stefanik|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Wyoming's at-large district
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2017
|Preceded by||Cynthia Lummis|
Elizabeth Lynne Cheney
July 28, 1966
Madison, Wisconsin, U.S.
Philip Perry (m. 1993)
|Relatives||Dick Cheney (father)|
Lynne Vincent (mother)
Mary Cheney (sister)
|Education||Colorado College (BA)|
University of Chicago (JD)
Elizabeth Lynne Cheney (//; born July 28, 1966) is an American attorney and politician. She is the U.S. Representative for Wyoming's at-large congressional district since 2017. Cheney was the House Republican Conference Chair, the third-highest position in GOP House leadership. She was removed from the position by a voice vote of the House Republican Conference on May 12, 2021.
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