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Kyle Cheney is an American journalist based in Washington DC. He is currently a reporter covering Congress for Politico.[1][2] He has also appeared on CNN and MSNBC.[3]

Kyle Cheney
New York City
Alma materBoston University
Years active2006-present
Spouse(s)Hannah Cheney

Early Life and EducationEdit

Cheney was raised in New York City. He graduated with a B.S. in journalism from Boston University in 2007 after a stint as editor of the university's student newspaper, The Daily Free Press.


Cheney began his career as a reporter covering Massachusetts politics for the State House News Service in 2006. He moved to Politico in 2012 as a reporter covering healthcare and news surrounding the Affordable Care Act implemented by the Obama administration.[4]

Cheney was part of the politics team assigned to cover the 2014 midterm elections and then the Republican caucus during the 2016 presidential election. He joined the Congress team after the 2016 election. He has regularly appeared on CNN, MSNBC and C-SPAN.[5][6]

Personal lifeEdit

Cheney is married to Hannah Cheney, senior manager of editorial content at Hilton Hotels, and has a daughter.[7]


  1. ^ Cheney, Kyle. "Kyle Cheney". Politico PRO. Retrieved 2019-08-04.
  2. ^ "Kyle Cheney | POLITICO Journalist | Muck Rack". Retrieved 2019-08-04.
  3. ^ "Cruz has upper hand on Trump in delegate game". Retrieved 2019-08-04.
  4. ^ July 26, Ashmeet Bagga-Published:; Am, 2018 at 9:30 (2018-07-26). "Is Kyle Cheney Related to Dick Cheney?". Earn The Necklace. Retrieved 2019-08-04.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  5. ^ "House Intel picks up speed on Russia probe". Retrieved 2019-08-04.
  6. ^ "Kyle Cheney |". Retrieved 2019-08-04.
  7. ^ Cheney, Hannah (2019-08-03). "#clarajo watching her dad @kyledcheney on @CNN @NewDay this". @hannahlcheney. Retrieved 2019-08-04.

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