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Who Really Represents Rhode Island?
Meet Your Member: Sen. Lincoln D. Chafee (RI)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|CHAFEE, Lincoln Davenport, (son of John H. Chafee; great-great-nephew of Henry F. Lippitt), a Senator from Rhode Island; born in Warwick, R.I. on March 26, 1953; attended Warwick public schools; graduated Brown University 1975; delegate to Rhode Island constitutional convention 1985; member, Warwick city council 1986-1992; mayor of Warwick 1992-1999; appointed on November 2, 1999, as a Republican to the United States Senate to fill the vacancy caused by the death of his father, John H. Chafee; elected as a Republican to the U.S. Senate in 2000 for the term ending January 3, 2007.
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Sen. Lincoln D. Chafee|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||56.85 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||78 out of 100|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||71 out of 90|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||90 out of 100|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||37 out of 100|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||89 out of 100|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 87,905|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 35,253|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,195,007|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||45.90 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 203,101|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 950,037|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 156,145|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||26.70 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 1,367,396|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||22.60 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 188,824|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 25,978|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 235,365|