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Lincoln Chafee's Biography

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Full Name:

Lincoln 'Linc' Davenport Chafee

Gender:

Male

Family:

Wife: Stephanie; 3 Children: Louisa, Caleb, Thea

Birth Date:

03/26/1953

Birth Place:

Warwick, RI

Home City:

Jackson, WY

Religion:

Episcopalian

Attended, Montana State University, Horseshoeing School

BA, Classics, Brown University, 1975

Candidate, President of the United States, 2020

Governor, State of Rhode Island, 2011-2015

Senator, United States Senate, Rhode Island, 1999-2007

Candidate, United States Senate, Rhode Island, 2006

Mayor, City of Warwick, 1992-1999

Appointed, Senator, United States Senate, November 1999

Candidate, Mayor, City of Warwick, 1990

Member, Warwick City Council, 1986-1990

Former Member, Environment and Public Works Committee, United States Senate

Former Chair, Middle East Subcommittee, United States Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Former Employee, Cranston Print Works

Former Employee, Rhode Island Forging Steel

National Co-Chair, President Barack Obama's Re-Election Campaign, 2012

Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Watson Institute for International Studies, Brown University, 2007-2009

Co-Chair, Independents and Republicans for Obama, 2008

Manufacturing Planner, Electric Boat, 1986-1990

Planner, General Dynamics, 1983

Blacksmith, Harness Racetracks, 1976-1983

Former Board Member, American University of Beirut

Former Board Member, Commission on Climate and Tropical Forests

Former Board Member, National Abortion Rights Action League (NARAL) Pro-Choice America

Former Member, Senate Centrist Coalition

Former Member, Senate Wednesday Group

Former Board Member, Slater Mill National Historic Landmark

Former Board Member, The Foundation for Effective Government (Ukraine)

President, Rhode Island League of Cities and Towns, 1998-1999

Former Executive Director, Northeast Corridor Initiative, 1991-1992

Delegate, Rhode Island Constitutional Convention, 1985

Astrological Sign:

Aries

Awards:

-Leading Light of Long Term Care, Rhode Island Health Care Association
-Spirit of Enterprise, United States Chamber of Commerce

Father's Name:

John H. Chafee

Father's Occupation:

Former United States Senator

First Job:

Skiing and Trail Riding

Pets (include names):

Horse: Trapper

Publications:

Against the Tide: How a Compliant Congress Empowered a Reckless President (2008)

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