Skip to comments.In a Foxhole with Lincoln Chafee Watching Your Back
Posted on 11/10/2006 12:34:29 PM PST by PurpleMountains
Rhode Island is my second home, and since I was born and raised there, I follow the politics and happenings in the state. The name, Chafee, is a revered one there, as the Senators father served honorably and well in the military during World War II and as governor and senator from that state.
Lincoln Chafee's family tree includes Sen. Henry Lippitt, who served from 1911 to 1917, and Harvard University's notable legal scholar, the late Zechariah Chaffee. (The family uses several spellings of the Chafee name). His father, John, served three terms as Rhode Island governor and more than 20 years in the U.S. Senate.
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