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Leon Panetta is an American based politician. He had served different public office ranks, which includes Secretary of Defense, Director of the CIA, White House Chief of Staff, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, US Representative of California. Also, he served as a member of the United States House of Representatives, Bill Clinton’s Chief of Staff. He laid the foundation of the Panetta Institute for Public Policy.
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Panetta started his political career around 1966 when be became the legislative assistant for Republican Senator Thomas Kuchel. Kuchel was a United State Senate Minority Whip from California who was greatly admired as “a tremendous role model” by Panetta. Again in 1966, he joined the assistance position of Robert H.Finch, who was the Secretary of the Health, Education, and Welfare Department of the United States.
Family and Personal Life
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Panetta tied the knot with Sylvia Marie Varni. She had been administering his house districts during his tenure in Congress. The duo settled down in the twelve-acre walnut farm of Panetta in the Caramel Valley, California. Panetta has three sons. He is also the grandpa to six of his grandsons. Panetta’s youngest son Jimmy was elected for the American House of Representatives from California in 2016.
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Sylvia Marie Varni (m. 1962)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Jimmy, Christopher, Carmelo)|
Net Worth, Nationality and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Leon Edward Panetta|
|Age (as of today)||85 years|
|Date of Birth||June 28, 1938|
|Place of Birth||Monterey, California, United States|
|Height||1.7 m, 5 feet 7 inches|
|Weight||75 kg, 165.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$5 Million|
Height, Weight, and Age
Leon Panetta's height is pretty average measuring 1.7 m. Boasting a weight of 75 kg. Being born on June 28, 1938, translates to an age of 85 years as of todays date (November 18, 2023).
Go forward, knowing that you are greater than the challenges of your time.Leon Panetta
There’s no question that the main location of Al Qaida is in tribal areas of Pakistan.Leon Panetta
Rather than undermining the Palestinian Authority, it is in Israel’s interests to strengthen it by… continuing to transfer Palestinian tax revenues and pursuing other avenues of cooperation.Leon Panetta
I mean, the Taliban, my view is that they have been weakened. We have not seen them able to conduct any kind of organized attack to regain any territory that they’ve lost. We’ve seen levels of violence going down.Leon Panetta
I think what both Republicans and Democrats need to do and the leaders on both sides is to recognize that if sequester takes place, it would be disastrous for our national defense and very frankly for a lot of very important domestic programs. They have a responsibility to come together, find the money necessary to de-trigger sequester.Leon Panetta