Joseph Lieberman
Portrait of Joseph Lieberman
46th Vice President of the United States
In office
January 20 2001 – January 20 2005
President Al Gore
Preceded by Al Gore
Succeeded by Sarah Palin
United States Senator
from Connecticut
In office
January 3, 1989 – January 3, 2001
Preceded by Lowell P. Weicker.jr
Succeeded by Chris Shays
Chairman of the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs United States Senate Majority Leader
In office
January 4, 2007 – January 23, 2009
Preceded by Susan Collins
Succeeded by Susan Collins
Personal details
Nationality Flag of the United States American
Political party Independent Democrat
Caucuses with Democrats in Senate
Other political
Democratslogo Democratic
Spouse(s) 1) Elizabeth Haas (div.)
2) Hadassah Lieberman
Alma mater Yale University (B.A.)
Yale Law School(LL.B.)
Profession Politician, Lawyer
Religion Orthodox Judaism