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Chatfield, Lee (R)
State Representative District 107
BB - Binsfeld Building, BT - Boji Tower, CB - Capitol Building, HOB - House Office Building
Rep. Chatfield was first elected to the House in 2014 when he defeated Democrat Jim Page in the general election 61 to 39 percent. During the general election, Chatfield successfully challenged then-Rep. Frank Foster of Pellston, making him the only candidate in 2014 legislative elections to unseat an incumbent.
Representative Chatfield served as a full-time high school teacher, coach and athletic director at his alma mater, Northern Michigan Christian Academy in Burt Lake.
To read MIRS biography of Rep. Chatfield, click here.
Rep. Chatfield earned his Bachelor of Science degree in History Education from Northland International University. He earned a Master of Arts degree in Public Policy from Liberty University.
He was born and raised in Northern Michigan and is a high school graduate of Northern Michigan Christian Academy. He married his high school sweetheart Stephanie in 2008 and they live in Levering with their four children – three sons and a daughter.
Rep. Chatfield and his family are active members in their local church and he serves his community in various ways. He is a member of Right to Life of Michigan, National Rifle Association, Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners and Michigan Farm Bureau. Lee has coached several community teams and hosts summer sports camps for his high school and local athletic associations.
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(10-04-2019)No Hope For Gun-Free House Member Office Policy (10-03-2019)Quadrant Focuses On Policy, Not Budget (10-03-2019)Schuette Passing On Supreme Court Bid (10-02-2019)Gov Wants Supplemental; Shirkey Says 'The Budget Is Done' (10-02-2019)R's Aren't Taking $1B Giveback Off The Table (10-01-2019)Whitmer Vetoes $947M, Including $375M For Roads (09-30-2019)Department Directors: Shutdown Averted (09-27-2019)House, Senate Not Returning Until Oct. 2 (09-26-2019)Legislators Deal Without Gov To Pass 15 Budgets (09-24-2019)GOP Touts Record ‘Spending,' Dems Say Kids 'Shortchanged' (09-24-2019)Robinson Calls DIFS Budget 'Racist' (09-24-2019)MDOT Budget With $857M From General Fund Sent To the Governor (09-24-2019) Shirkey: 'We're Not Slow Rolling Budget' (09-21-2019)Speaker: Vaping Rules Lack Logic, Consistency (09-20-2019)Two Friends Remain On Opposite Sides Of LGBTQ Rights (09-20-2019)Moss, Barnes See No Dem Fractures (09-20-2019)Legislative Dems Split On K-12 Budget (09-19-2019)House R's, D's Agree To $30M More For Special Education, Other Ed Reforms (09-18-2019)Does MPSERS Repayment Schedule Need Fixing? (09-13-2019)Ballenger: Current Legislature Most Dominant Since 1965-66 (09-13-2019)Republican Plan To Put $500M More Toward Roads (09-12-2019)Lobbyists Spend Average Of $77.84 A Session Day On Iden Food & Drink (09-11-2019)Wayfair Windfall Would Flow Back To Schools, Not Environmental Cleanup (09-11-2019)Pro-Gun Advocates Take Aim At Red Flag (09-10-2019)Did The Governor Cave-In Or Astutely Back-Off? (09-09-2019)Governor Puts Road Funding Talks On Blocks (09-09-2019)Whitmer Team Says GOP Actions 'Leading State To Trump-Style Shutdown' (09-06-2019)House, Senate Pushing Ahead With Budgets (09-05-2019)'Clear Headed' Inman Returns To House Floor (09-03-2019)House Calls For Inman To Resign; Attorney Says He's Ready To Resume Work (08-29-2019)Under Continuation Budget, 89% Of School Officials Say They Can't Make Ends Meet (08-28-2019)Leaders Agree To Meet Soon After More Barbs Fly (08-28-2019)Speaker Looking At Taxing Freight Haulers (08-26-2019)Sikkema: They'll Get Road Deal (08-23-2019)Legislative Leaders Hand Whitmer 'Menu' Of Road Funding Options (08-22-2019)Biz Community Keeping Tabs On Who Votes For More Road Money (08-20-2019)House GOP Kicks Around Shirkey Gas Tax Idea (08-19-2019)Whitmer Team Believes Calendar Demands R's Come Up With Road Plan (08-19-2019)More Than A Dozen Michigan Lawmakers Attend ALEC Conference (08-16-2019)School Supplies Are Tax Free Under Bill (08-15-2019)Shirkey: There Will Be No Government Shutdown (08-13-2019)Whitmer Broaches Gun Safety Issue With GOP Leaders (08-12-2019)WMPF: 30-Yr MPSERS Bond Costs Taxpayers $13B Less Than Status Quo (08-07-2019)Whitmer Talks Gun Control In Wake Of Dayton/El Paso (08-07-2019)Higher Ed To Be Hit for Roads (08-06-2019)Inman Text: 'Going To Need . . . A Ton Of Campaign Money' For Prevailing Wage Vote (08-02-2019)Canvassers OK Inman Recall Petition (08-01-2019)Chatfield-Shirkey 'Close On Roads;' Legislature Not Coming Back Until Aug. 26 (07-29-2019)Traverse City Residents Getting Impatient, Want Inman Out (07-25-2019)Speaker Weighs Repealing Registration Fee Hike (07-25-2019)Chatfield Raises $264K In 3 PACs, Lasinski PAC With $100K In Cash On Hand (07-25-2019)Task Force Begins Work On Reducing Jail, Pretrial Incarceration (07-24-2019)Whitmer Open To Extending Bonding Payments (07-24-2019)Freedom Fund Declares Crisis In 'Underfunded' Pension Plan (07-19-2019)Using New Gas Tax Revenue For Locals Discussed (07-09-2019)Nessel Takes Time Out Of 80-Hour Work Week To Talk About Herself (07-01-2019)House GOP Road Plan Steering For Post July 4 Release (06-26-2019)Bonding Out School Pension Payback Suggested To Free Up $$$ (06-26-2019)Whitmer Turns Up The Heat On The Budget (06-25-2019)Bits And Tidbits (06-24-2019)Calley Asked: Is Whitmer Doing Better Than Schuette Would Have Done? (06-21-2019)Wentworth Nails Down Unanimous Caucus Support As Republicans' Next Leader (06-20-2019)House Finishes Work On '20 Budget That Takes Sales Tax Off Gasoline (06-13-2019)House Budget Based On Scrapping Sales Tax On Gasoline (06-06-2019)Enbridge Asks State Court To Enforce Line 5 Tunnel Agreements (06-06-2019)Opioids May Have Affected Inman's 'Cognitive Ability' (06-06-2019)Whitmer Champions Elliott Larsen; Republican Leadership Not There (06-04-2019)Lawmakers Ask For Delay In Gerrymandering Case Due To Other Priorities (06-04-2019)Could Rushed-Thru No-Fault Fix Solve One Problem While Causing Another? (06-04-2019)Chatfield, Greig: 'Inman Has Drawn Ridicule, Disgrace' To Michigan House (06-04-2019)Other States Have Done Away With Term Limits, Mostly Through The Courts (06-03-2019)Legislative Leaders Named 'Most Effective;" Ananich Highest Favorability Rating (05-30-2019)How Did Shirkey Respond When Asked About Running For Gov? 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(02-13-2019)Duggan Would 'Love' A Return To Tort (02-13-2019)Chang Seeks Nessel's Opinion On 'Adopt & Amend' (02-13-2019)GOP Leaders: New Revenue Needed For Roads (02-13-2019)Adopting An Early Budget Is Not Chatfield's Highest Priority (02-12-2019)Whitmer Reaches Out To Republicans In 1st SOS . . . But Often Not Far Enough (02-12-2019)Governor Said Legislative Leaders Got 'Couple Hours' Head's Up On EO (02-11-2019)Shirkey, Chatfield Won't Do Canned SOS Response (02-08-2019)Higher Ed: We Bring Value To The State (02-08-2019)GOP Map Drawer Grilled Over Emails As Gerrymandering Trial Concludes (02-07-2019)If EO Is Rescinded For Second Time In 56 Years, Is Honeymoon Over? (02-07-2019)'Pension Tax' Repeal Discussion Begins In Hesitant Senate (02-06-2019)LaFave: New DHHS Caseload System A 'Nightmare' (02-06-2019)Lawmakers Grumble About Rejecting E.O. (02-05-2019)House Gives Speaker Authority To Intervene In League v. 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