Lincoln Davenport Chafee
Lincoln Chafee
Mr. Chafee
Political party: Republican (until 2007)

Independent (2007–2013) Democratic (2013–present)

Education: Brown University (A.B.)
Religion Protestant (Episcopalian)
Born March 26, 1953

Lincoln Davenport Chafee (/ˈtʃeɪfiː/; born March 26, 1953) is an American politician from Rhode Island who has served as the Mayor of Warwick (1993–1999), as a U.S. Senator (19992007), and as the 74th Governor of Rhode Island (20112015).[1]



  1. Wikipedia
  2. The Lincoln Chafee frog scandal that undermines his one strong debate moment
  3. Lincoln Chafee, Jeb Bush ‘knew each other well’ in high school