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Renne Chenault Fattah stills supports husband Chaka Fattah: 16 years of married life: Have four children: Chaka is sentenced to 10 years in prison

Updated On 16 Feb, 2017 Published On 16 Feb, 2017
Renne Chenault Fattah stills supports husband Chaka Fattah: 16 years of married life: Have four children: Chaka is sentenced to 10 years in prison

Former US representative 'Chaka Fattah' and his wife 'Renee Fattah' are married since last 16 years.Recently Mr. Fattah was sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Marriage is the most beautiful thing in the earth and it would be more beautiful if two people manage to keep it alive.

Many of us thought it is possible in movies only but Renee Chenault-Fattah and Chaka Fattah proved that it can be possible in real life too by holding their married life for 16 years.

Renee Chenault-Fattah and Chaka Fattah    

Renee belongs to the media fraternity whereas, Chaka is a well-renowned politician and we all know politics and media have an incestuous relationship. And that might be the reason of their togetherness.

Source: Philly record

According to the source, the duo first met during a political campaign. After that, they started to meet often and the rest is history. 

The duo tied the knot on April 7, 2001. The wedding was held at the Mount Carmel Baptist Church in Philadelphia where only close friends and family members were invited.

Renee is a third wife of Chaka.

Prior to their marriage, Renee and Chaka had a daughter ‘Cameron Chenault’ through artificial insemination.

Similarly, in the journey of 16 years long blissful married life, the couple was blessed with a daughter named ‘Chandler Fattah’.


Source: Philly mag

The Fattah family took a picture with a former president of America 'Barack Obam' which Renee posted on her social site.

Many times we get to hear the news regarding their divorce rumors because one is the attraction of the news, and next is a story teller. However, the couple stated this all rumor as fake.

After the rumor, the duo makes clear about their relationship through a press conference where they said, “We are really happy with our marriage and we never thought of getting split”.

Chaka Fattah's past relationship

As we mention earlier, Renee is a third wife of Pennsylvania politician. Before getting married to Renee, Chaka faced two unsuccessful marriages. With

With ex-spouse, he has two children ‘Frances (“Fran”) Fattah and Chaka Fattah Jr.

However, his pair up with Renee Chenault-Fattah considered as heaven made the couple and it remind us that famous provoke, “True love always find its way no matter how long will it takes”.


Source: Philly

About Children

Chandler Fattah

Chandler is an only biological daughter of Renee Chenault-Fattah and Chaka Fattah. She is the smallest kid of her parents.

If we checked her mother facebook page then we found ‘Chandler’ as grown up kids. She looks beautiful as her mother.

Cameron Chenault

Renne gave birth to ‘Cameron’ on 1999 before her marriage to Chaka through artificial insemination. Often she has seen together with her mother and sister.

Renee shared a photo of her daughter by captioning it #FirstDayofSchool check it out;

Frances Fattah

Frances Fattah is the eldest daughter of Fattah. Her family and friends called her ‘Fran’ as a pet name.

Source: Philly mag

Like her father, she is also interested in the political thing. In 2015, she was chosen as a candidate for judge in Philadelphia's Court of Common Pleas.

If we believed in the source then we found, Fran has worked for four years as litigation association at Schnader Harrison Segal and Lewis.

She was also a manager of diversity initiatives at ‘Wolf Block’ and deputy counsel at Chester Upland School District.

Belong to the politician family; she might get inspired with her father and brother.

Chaka Fattah Jr. (Chip)

Chaka Fattah Jr. was a first child of ‘Chaka Fattah’. He was born on November 29, 1982. Chaka Fattah Jr. is more popular by his pet name ‘Chip’ than a real one.

Source: Philly

The 36-year-old, Chip was used to compare with his Congressman father because his father was the United States Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district.

On February 2, 2016, when Fattah Jr. was sentenced to 5-year prison and $1.1 million restitution it shattered everyone.

He was charged with a variety of offenses which includes; filing false income tax returns, stealing from the School District of Philadelphia, making false statements to banks in order to obtain loans, and failing to pay federal taxes.

Source: nnnforum

Though he tried his best to prove himself as an innocent but the court found him guilty.

Short profile of Renee Chenault-Fattah

Renee is known as the most spontaneous news anchor in television. She is the former co-anchor of the WCAU NBC 10 News.

Source: Pinterest

She began her career as an anchor and a reporter in September 1991. After that, she appeared on many news channels which help to lift up her career.

She is one of the female news reporter in Philadelphia to have anchored evening weekday newscasts.

After being suspended for seven months following her husband's indictment, Renee left the NBC 10 on February 24, 2016. This news made her fan very much sadden.

So, the 59-year-old anchor posted something really sweet on her facebook page.

Chakka Fattah sentenced to 10 years in prison

The former US representative Chaka Fattah was sentenced to 10 years prison on 12th December 2016. It was the longest terms of incarceration ever imposed on a member of Congress for federal corruption crimes.


Source: Yahoo

He was charged with the racketeering, fraud and money laundering. It was assumed that Fattah misspends the government grants and charity money to fund his own campaign and personal expenses.

He referred his conviction as "the most disappointing event" of his life. He added, "I have regrets for the decisions that I've made, My words of regret are as real as my words of gratefulness."

After hearing from court talking to media he said, 'I respect the court decision'.

The case would be worse because at first Prosecutors had called for Fattah to receive 17 to 22 years in prison.

All of his family, including his wife and children, are with him and we wish him to be strong at this moment. 

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