Lincoln Chafee is an American politician which has an estimated net worth of $32 million in 2015, based on Forbes. Lincoln Chafee studied in a number of schools including Providence Country Day School, and Philips Academy. In college, he attended Brown University and joined the wrestling team. Also, Lincoln went to a horseshoeing school at Montana State University and worked for seven years as a farmer at harness racetracks. Lincoln was elected among the delegates to the Rhode Island Constitutional Convention in 1985. A year later, Chafee won the seat for Warwick City Council and was reelected in 1988. Lincoln was the mayor of Warwick in 1992 and was reelected in 1992, 1996, and 1998. When his father, John Chafee died on October 1999, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Almond made the younger Chafee to serve the duration left by his father. During his tenure as a senator, he served for theU.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public WorksandU.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. His father chose a political hiatus from 2007 to 2009. Chafee left the Republican Party and change his affiliation to Independent in 2008. He declared his intention to run as Governor of Rhode Island in 2010. A year later, his father moved to the Democratic Party and attended the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina in 2012. His father officially declared his presidential candidacy on June 3, 2015. Lincoln Davenport Chafee was born on March 26, 1953 in Providence, Rhode Island.