Mike Enzi

United States Senator from Wyoming

Mike Enzi (born February 1, 1944)[1] is a senior United States Senator from Wyoming. He is a member of the U.S. Republican Party and has been in Senate since January 3, 1997.[1]

Mike Enzi
Mike Enzi, official portrait, 115th Congress (cropped).jpg
United States Senator
from Wyoming
Assumed office
January 3, 1997
Serving with John Barrasso
Preceded byAlan Simpson
Succeeded byCynthia Lummis (elect)
Chairman of the Senate Budget Committee
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Preceded byPatty Murray
Chairman of the Senate Health Committee
In office
January 3, 2005 – January 3, 2007
Preceded byJudd Gregg
Succeeded byTed Kennedy
Member of the Wyoming Senate
from the 24th district
In office
January 1991 – January 3, 1997
Preceded by???
Succeeded byRichard Erb
Mayor of Gillette
In office
Preceded byCliff Davis
Succeeded byHerb Carter
Personal details
Born (1944-01-02) January 2, 1944 (age 76)
Bremerton, Washington
Political partyRepublican
Spouse(s)Diana Buckley
Alma materGeorge Washington University
University of Denver
WebsiteSenate website
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceAir National Guard
Years of service1967–1973
UnitWyoming Air National Guard

Early life and educationEdit

Enzi was born on February 1, 1944 in Bremerton, Washington. He studied at George Washington University and at University of Denver.

On May 4, 2019, Enzi announced that he would not seek reelection to a fifth term in the Senate.[2]

Personal lifeEdit

He is married to Diana Buckley. They have three children.

Enzi is a super-conservative, the term used for an extremely conservative person.[source?]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Enzi, Mike". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 17, 2015.
  2. Everett, Burgess. "Wyoming Sen. Mike Enzi will not run for reelection next year". POLITICO. Retrieved 2019-05-04.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to Mike Enzi at Wikimedia Commons