Jeff Flake is an American politician and the senior Senator of the United States from Snowflake, Arizona. He was elected on the seat of Arizona in 2012. He served six terms as a congressman, and he was the member of the United States House of Representatives. (2001-2013). As a senate, he served on the committee that related to Energy and Natural Resources, Foreign Relations, and the committee on judiciary, whereas on the Congress, he served on the on Appropriations.
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Early Life & Biography
Flake was born in Snowflake, Arizona. His mother was Nerita flake and his father, Dean Measer Flake. He is the great great grandson of Mormon Missionary William Jordan, whose surname used to form the name of his hometown. Flake is An American believer as a Christian and belongs to White Caucasian Ethnicity. He grew up in a cattle ranch before he attended Brigham Young University, where he got his Bachelor of Arts degree in international relations and later on, a Master of Arts degree in political science.
After college, he participated in public affairs sectors, and at some point, he became the Executive Director of the Foundation for Democracy in Namibia. He became a missionary in South Africa, where he learned to speak Afrikaans for two years for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saint.
Immediately after the return from his mission, he started serving at the Goldwater Institute as an executive director. He was elected to the House of Representatives as a Republican in 2001 from Arizona 1st Congressional district until it after census it was number to be 6th congressional district which he represented up to 2013 when he entered the senate.
Flake married his wife Cheryl Bae in 1985. The lovebirds are living in Mesa, Arizona, United States. The couple has five children Dallin Flake, Austin Flake, tanner Flake, Alexis Flake, and Ryan Flake. His uncle served in both houses of Arizona State Legislature as a speaker of the statehouse. While in South Africa, he was against economic sanctions because it would harm the black population who were already suffering from inhuman policies.
In 2009 he went to one of the Marshall Islands to spend a week alone where he only ate crabs, coconut, and Fish, and by then, he was serving as a representative. However, he enjoyed the experience to an extent he went again to another island in Biggarenn for four days in 2013 alongside his youngest sons, but this time, he was serving as a senator. In 2015 Tanner posted several offensive comments on social media that caught people’s attention negatively, which forced him and his father Flake to make an apology for the remarks.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 31 December 1962, Jeff Flake is 58 years old as of today’s date 5th May 2021. His height is 1.84m tall, and his weight is 82 Kg kg.
Flake started his journey when after he returned to the united states, where he worked with public relations firm in Washington. When he returned to Arizona, he became the director at the Goldwater Institute. He ventured into politics in 2000 when he replaced Matt Salmon at the Republican House of Representatives.
Flake managed to serve for six terms for Arizona 1st Congressional district for the first term and five terms for Arizona’s 6th Congressional district. In 2016 he decided to run for the US senate position since Jon Kyl, who was vacating his seat because his retirement period was due.
In 2018 he clarified he was supporting Brett Kavanaugh, who is Trump’s supreme court nominee. This decision brought a lot of controversies because Brett had a lot of accusations, including sexual assault accusations from three different women.
Awards & Achievements
On the 70th Annual Congressional Dinner, Jeff Flake and Ann Compton were the big winners where Jeff outperformed Donna Edwards in the yearly faceoff of speakers. Flake has been able to achieve a lot of progress as a politician.
Net Worth & Salary of Jeff Flake in 2021
As of May 2021, Flake has an estimated net worth of around $500 thousand. As a member of the United States Congress, he is entitled to an annual salary of $174,000. Though he has made some of his money through investments in the stock market and real estate. Flake income is also earned from stocks of apples, and also he owns apartments in the popular skiing destination at Provo, Utah.
Flake can be described as a conservative republican since he has backed up his stand on several issues like the Gun Control and wing issues. He is such a politician who respects and abides by human rights and protects the citizen.