Liz Cheney drops out of Senate race

Liz Cheney drops out of Senate race

Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Liz Cheney, the daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, has discontinued her campaign to unseat fellow Republican Mike Enzi in her bid for a Wyoming Senate seat.
Gabrielle Levy

Liz Cheney exits U.S. Senate race, cites family health issues

CASPER, Wyo., Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Liz Cheney, daughter of former Vice President Dick Cheney, announced Monday she was abandoning the U.S. Senate race in Wyoming, citing family health issues.
Cheney sisters take same-sex marriage feud to airways, social media

Cheney sisters take same-sex marriage feud to airways, social media

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 (UPI) -- The feud between Liz and Mary Cheney, daughters of ex-Vice President Dick Cheney, over same-sex marriage spilled into the television airways and social media.
'Dirty Harry' supports gay marriage in California

'Dirty Harry' supports gay marriage in California

WASHINGTON, March 10 (UPI) -- Clint Eastwood has lent his raspy-voiced, steely-eyed presence to the debate over gay marriage, signing on to a brief asking the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down California's Proposition 8, which limits marriage to a man and a woman.
MICHAEL KIRKLAND, UPI Senior Legal Affairs Correspondent
Cheney daughter starting consulting firm

Cheney daughter starting consulting firm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Mary Cheney, the daughter of former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney, is reported going into business for herself with her own consulting company.
Meghan McCain supports Bristol Palin

Meghan McCain supports Bristol Palin

WASHINGTON, Sept. 2 (UPI) -- The daughter of likely Republican presidential candidate John McCain blogged support for Bristol Palin, the pregnant daughter of McCain's running mate.

Mary Cheney gives birth to son

WASHINGTON, May 23 (UPI) -- Mary Cheney, the lesbian daughter of U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney and his wife Lynne, gave birth to a boy Wednesday in Washington.

Mary Cheney: Baby decision not political

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Mary Cheney, U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney's lesbian daughter, said in New York her decision to become pregnant was not politically motivated.

Bush 'happy' for expectant Mary Cheney

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. President Bush says he is happy for Vice President Dick Cheney's openly gay daughter Mary, who is expecting a child with her partner Heather Poe.

Mary Cheney, partner, expecting child

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- The openly gay daughter of Vice President Dick Cheney is expecting a baby with her female partner late next spring.

Mary Cheney signs book deal

NEW YORK, March 30 (UPI) -- The lesbian daughter of Vice President Dick Cheney is writing a book about being a "target" during her father's rise in U.S. politics.

No apology from Kerry over Cheney remarks

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Sen. John Kerry offered no apology Friday for bringing up the sexual orientation of Vice President Dick Cheney's daughter in this week's presidential debate.

Cheney's daughter injected into campaign

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential nominee John Kerry's reference to vice-presidential daughter Mary Cheney in the final debate sparked a debate of its own Thursday.

Keyes silent on gay daughter rumor

CHICAGO, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Republican Illinois U.S. Senate candidate Alan Keyes, a conservative who opposes gay lifestyles, is refusing comment on an Internet rumor his daughter is gay.

Keyes slams Cheney daughter

NEW YORK, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Illinois Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Alan Keyes reportedly had tough words for vice presidential daughter Mary Cheney because she is a lesbian.
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Mary Cheney
Mary Cheney listens to her mother, Lynne Cheney, speak about her latest book "Blue Skies, No Fences: A Memoir of Childhood and Family"at the National Press Club in Washington on October 18, 2007. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)

Mary Claire Cheney (born March 14, 1969) is the second daughter of Dick Cheney, the former Vice President of the United States, and his wife, Lynne Cheney.

Cheney attended McLean High School in McLean, Virginia, graduating in the class of 1987. Following that, she attended Colorado College, her mother's alma mater, in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and graduated in 1991. She earned a graduate business degree from the University of Denver in 2002.

In 1993, she became one of the first employees of the Colorado Rockies baseball team, working in Promotions when the team began playing in Denver. Thereafter, she was a Public Relations Manager for the Coors Brewing Company and worked as a Gay and Lesbian Outreach Coordinator, helping to end a national gay boycott of Coors.

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