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Chris Lee

Former Politician
Male
Born Apr 1, 1964
Age 52
Hometown Kenmore, New York
Political Party Republican Party
Religion Protestant
Alma Mater University of Roc...

Christopher John "Chris" Lee was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives for . He served from January 2009 until he resigned February 9, 2011 after it was revealed that he had solicited a transsexual woman on Craigslist and emailed a shirtless photo of himself.… Read More

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    Huffington Post - Oct 28, 2015
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    Stage Door: A Christmas Carol
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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1964 Birth Born on April 1, 1964.

THIRTIES

1995 31 Years Old Lee moved to California where he worked for Microtek Laboratory as director of sales before returning to New York in 1995 to work for Enidine, Inc., a company founded by his father. … Read More
2003 39 Years Old In 2003, Lee became Automation Group President of International Motion Control (IMC) of Erie County, another company founded by his father. … Read More

FORTIES

2008 44 Years Old 1 More Event
Lee announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination for the United States House of Representatives in New York's 26th congressional district in April 2008. … Read More
2009 45 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He served from January 2009 until he resigned February 9, 2011 after it was revealed that he had solicited a woman who was not his wife with a picture of himself without a shirt. … Read More
2010 46 Years Old 1 More Event
He was criticized for liberal use of the franking privilege to send constituents glossy newsletters, some of which were described as promotional whereas others only gave constituents information on new legislation and proposals. In August 2010, Lee proposed a plan to bring manufacturing jobs back to the United States. … Read More
2011 47 Years Old 1 More Event
In the wake of the January 2011 shooting of U.S. Representative Giffords and others in Tucson, Arizona, Lee said "I think what we need to look at is ensuring there are sufficient background checks to make sure that those who are unstable don’t have access to weapons of that nature."
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