Sean Duffy Biography
Sean Duffy is an American contributor/ former congressman working for FOX News serving as a contributor. Duffy joined the network as a contributor in 2020.
Sean Duffy Date of Birth / Birthday
Duffy was born on October 3, 1971, in Hayward, Wisconsin, U.S. He is therefore 50 years old as of 2021.
Sean Duffy Measurements/Height
Duffy stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches tall.
Sean Duffy Partner/ Wife
Duffy is happily married to Rachel Campos Duffy. Rachel was born and brought up in Tempe, Arizona. The couple met when they were co-stars on Road Rules: All-Stars. They lived in Ashland, Wisconsin when Duffy was District Attorney for that county and soon later moved to Weston, a suburb of Wausau, Wisconsin, in late 2011, in order for Duffy to be closer to an airport for his weekly commute to Washington, D.C., where he spent three or four days a week.
Sean Duffy Kids/Children
Duffy and Rachel have a total of nine children together. As of August 2019, Duffy and his wife have eight children and were expecting their ninth that October. On August 26, 2019, Duffy announced that because he and his wife learned that their ninth child, would experience health complications, including a heart condition, he was resigning from Congress, effective September 23. The names of their children are Evita, Jack, Lucia-Belen, John-Paul, Paloma, Maria-Victoria, Margarita, Patrick, and Valentina.
Sean Duffy Relatives/ Family
Duffy was born to his mother Carol Ann and his father Thomas Walter Duffy in Hayward, Wisconsin. He is the second last born in a family of eleven siblings. Duffy’s nephew, Erik Johnson, is an American ice hockey defenseman and alternate captain for the Colorado Avalanche.
Sean Duffy Profession
Duffy is a contributor and co-host of FNC’s FOX & Friends Weekend, and authored All American Christmas, the third title under the FOX News Books imprint. In this capacity, he provides political analysis across all FOX News Media platforms. The book, which topped the New York Times bestsellers list in the hardcover nonfiction category, features an inside look at how the family of 11 celebrates the holidays, showcasing their favorite memories and traditions with stories and photos from over the years. Notably, the title was among the top 50 bestselling books in the country in 2021, according to Bookscan.
Duffy represented the people of Wisconsin’s Seventh Congressional District, the state’s largest district for about nine years. While in Congress, he served on the Financial Services Committee and as the Chairman of the Sub-Committee on Insurance and Housing.
Sean Duffy Wisconsin
Previously, Duffy practiced law in Hayward, Wisconsin before becoming the District Attorney of Ashland County where he dedicated resources to prosecuting child sex crimes. Working together with law enforcement, Congressman Duffy helped make Ashland County one of the first counties in the state to investigate and prosecute child Internet sex crimes.
Sean Duffy Committee assignments
Duffy served on the House Committee on Financial Services. He was appointed Chairman of the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations in November 2014, taking over from Patrick McHenry. Duffy was also a member of the Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises. He also served on the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit and the Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing, and Community Opportunity.
Sean Duffy Income
Duffy receives an annual income ranging between $30,000 and $90,000.
Sean Duffy Net Worth
Through Duffy’s career as a contributor/former congressman, he has been able to accumulate a net worth that ranges between $1million and $1.5 million.
Sean Duffy Resignation
On August 26, 2019, Sean made an announcement that he had decided to resign as a Congressman for Wisconsin’s seven districts. Sean’s decision to set down was to create time for his family and take care of his wife who was pregnant with their ninth child. The couple has realized that their unborn baby was suffering from heart complications and other developmental challenges. The resignation was effective from Sep 23, 2019.
Sean Duffy Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
Duffy is active on his social media accounts. He has about 45,000 followers on his Facebook Page, about 58,850 followers on his Twitter account, and around 17,755 followers on his Instagram account.