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Dick Cheney Defends Daughter Liz in Gay Marriage Family Feud - ABC News
She is politically conservative and is involved with a number of political action groups. Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage during the Hollingsworth v. Perry case. Cheney was born in Madison, Wisconsin. Following that, she attended Colorado College , her mother and sister's alma mater , in Colorado Springs, Colorado , and graduated in She earned a graduate business degree from the University of Denver in
Rep. Liz Cheney says no plans to step down after censure from Wyoming GOP
Liz Cheney is running for Senate in Wyoming, and to telegraph her family values, she's decided to publicly undermine the very philosophical underpinnings of her sister's marriage. Mary Cheney is a lesbian— one of the reasons her father Dick was an early Republican supporter of gay marriage —and got married to her partner, with whom she shares two children, last year. At the time, says Mary's partner Heather Poe, Liz was nothing but sisterly. Liz Cheney who is running against Mike Enzi, a Republican incumbent , first declared publicly in August that she was opposed to gay marriage, precipitating an uncomfortable but mostly private rift with her sister.
Former Vice President Dick Cheney waded into a spat between his daughters, Liz Cheney and Mary Cheney, who is openly gay, saying that Liz's kindness to her sister shouldn't be used to "distort" her position supporting "traditional marriage. One day after the two sisters appeared to take their disagreement public, Cheney and his wife, Lynne, issued a statement defending their daughter Liz, who is running for Senate in Wyoming. Liz Cheney, who is challenging the Republican incumbent Sen.