Lincoln Chafee Naval college

  • Lincoln Chafee both endorsed and financially supported Barack Obama's presidential bids in 2008 and 2012 — to the tune of $7,300.
  • As governor, Lincoln Chafee worked with Common Cause Rhode Island to pass a law to provide more information about who's behind political ads.
  • Lincoln Chafee was one of the wealthiest senators while in office, with an estimated net worth of about $43 million.