Elise Stefanik is an American politician currently serving in the position of U. S. Representative for the 21st district of New York’s Congress. The youngest female who was elected to 2014’s first House race to Congress in 2014. In 2022 Elise Stefanik’s net wealth is estimated to be about $1.5 million.
Elise is a staunch supporter of former president Donald Trump. She could succeed Trump his critic Liz Cheney in GOP leadership as Republic Conference Chairwoman.
The beginning of the life of Elise Stefanik
Elise Stefanik was born on the 2nd July 1984. She was born in Albany, New York, United States. Her parents were, Ken and Melanie Stefanik.
Elise’s parents ran their own plywood distribution wholesale businesscalled Premium Plywood Products. She began her studies at the Albany Academy for Girls. Then, she went to Harvard College, where, she graduated with an academic degree in government.
Elise Stefanik Career
After graduation, she began working in the administration of U. S. 43rd President, George W. Bush. She was an advisor to the Domestic Policy Council.
She later served under Joshua Bolten, who was Bush’s second deputy chief of staff. Her earlier experience included her as director of the exploratory presidential committee led by Tim Pawlenty.
In the 2012 Presidential elections, Romney was seen at the debates that she had prepared for Paul Ryan, the Wisconsin representative, Paul Ryan. But she returned home to New York, after Romney and Ryan were defeated in the presidential election of 2012. Stefanik declared herself to be one of the candidates for the U. S. House of Representatives for the 2014 election.
She was a candidate in the race for the 21st district of New York’s Congress. Stefanik became the youngest female in the history of Congress after defeating hard-hitting opponents of the Democratic Party, Aaron Woolf as well as Green Party nominee, Matt Funiciello.
She was elected in 2016 and ran in a re-election election and beat the two strong candidates, Mike Derrick and Matt Funiciello in the general election. Elise was again a candidate for 2017 election, where she was able to win 56.1 percent of the vote.
Additionally, she was asked to rematch the election by Tedra Cobb during the general election in which she was able to defeat him with a 58.83 percentage of votes. Stefanik is a staunch advocate for former President Donald Trump.
After Trump was defeated during the 2020 Presidential election, Trump was not accepting the defeat because he was making false allegations of fraud. Trump even attempted to reverse the results of the election.
Stefanik also backed Trump’s claims in claiming that Joe Biden received over 140,000 votes from underage and dead. She also claimed that Biden has received votes from unregistered voters in Fulton County, Georgia.
Elise is currently working her way towards becoming a candidate for the position of Republican Conference chairwoman. She is expected to succeed Liz Cheney, who has been in opposition to Trump’s Big Lie regarding his false claim regarding Trump’s 2019 Presidential election. The GOP clearly has made the decision to disown Liz Cheney and elevate Stefanik. It is clear that Trump is still the head of the direction of the Democratic Party.
Elise Stefanik Personal Life
Elise Stefanik is married to Matthew Manda. Contrary to Stefanik her husband, Matthew Manda didn’t have a political connection. He is employed in communications and marketing. Elise made her marriage vows of her partner Matthew on the 19th of August 2017. The couple relocated their home to Schuylerville in December of 2018.
Elise Stefanik Net Worth
In 2022 Elise Stefanik’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.5 million. She has amassed a substantial amount from her political experience. The annual amount she earns as a member of the U. S. House of Representatives could be as high as $174,000.