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  1. New England governors' energy effort on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... are serious enough that we have to explore all options,'' says Nicholas Ucci, chief of staff for Gov. Lincoln Chafee's Office of Energy Resources. ''The best and most cost effective way to achieve our goals is to work together as a region, and we'll ...

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  2. New England Govs' Regional Energy Effort in DoubtRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... l LePage's administration is "deeply concerned" and wants Patrick to reconsider his stance. Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee's administration says it's exploring other opportunities in the meantime.

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  3. Jim Jeffords remembered for his fierce independenceRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Bennington Banner

    ... education and the rights of disabled Americans. Along with the likes of Sens. Olympia Snowe of Maine, Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island and Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, he found himself increasingly out of step with a GOP that was turning sharply to ...

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  4. New license plate may help save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... themselves during accident rescues involving electric vehicles. The bill signed into law by Gov. Lincoln Chafee last month requires electric vehicle owners to have a special license plate so that first responders, emergency crews, and even two truck ...

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  5. HUD wants details on how R.I. Housing and Urban League disbursed...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    HUD wants details on how R.I. Housing and Urban League disbursed $1.25 million to Pawtucket homeless shelter [The Providence Journal, R.I. :: ] Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 16--The regional office of the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development in Boston is seeking a detailed accounting of how Rhode Island Housing and Urban League of ... (more)

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  6. RI Will No Longer Require Warrant for DetainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island will no longer require a warrant before the Department of Corrections honors an immigration detainer, pulling back from a policy Gov. Lincoln Chafee instituted a month ago.

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  7. RI deemed least polarized stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... he's a Republican," said Wendy Schiller, a professor of political science at Brown University. In 2010, Lincoln Chafee, a former Republican senator, ran for governor as an independent; because Democrats picked a fairly conservative nominee, Chafee ...

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  8. Rhode Island votes 2014: Tough choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Examiner.com

    ... on a state and national level. On a local level, Rhode Island is in need of a new governor, since Governor Lincoln Chafee decided earlier not to run for office. Whoever voters choose as the new governor will have serious economic issues since once ...

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  9. Several New States Adopt the National Safe Mlo Test with Uniform State ComponentRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 7 | jdsupra.com

    ... and licensees are now able to submit filings through NMLS for the following licenses: Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee recently signed House Bill 7997 , which will require third-party loan servicers to obtain a state license to service a loan, ...

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  10. Coming in September: A new Rocky PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Warwickonline.com

    ... will be used to build trails. DEM does not have the funds for park infrastructure at this point but Governor Lincoln Chafee included $2.5 million to reconstruct the park pier in his $75 million Clean Water Open Space and Health Communities bond ...

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  11. New climate change bills signed into law by ChafeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | The Narragansett Times

    State and local officials gathered at North Kingstown Town Beach on Friday afternoon as Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed two bills into law which will boost Rhode Island's efforts to combat the impact of climate change and sea level rise.

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  12. Candidates support more money for senior programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | SanLuisObispo.com

    The three major Democrats and two Republicans running to succeed Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Monday that they would support restoring the $2.8 million cut from Meals on Wheels, senior centers and respite for caregivers, all of which advocates say help keep the elderly in their homes for longer, and out of expensive nursing homes.

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  13. Candidates support more money for senior programsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 4 | The Miami Herald

    ... have been cut 68 percent since 2007. The three major Democrats and two Republicans running to succeed Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Monday that they would support restoring the $2.8 million cut from Meals on Wheels, senior centers and respite for ...

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  14. RI's 5 things: Beach probe, Newport Jazz, RonaldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 2 | The Modesto Bee

    ... police investigate a contract for concessions at state beaches, the money climbs in the race to succeed Gov. Lincoln Chafee and a global soccer celebrity is hit with a lawsuit. Here are five things to know in Rhode Island: State police are ...

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  15. News Minute: Latest Rhode Island news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The candidates for Rhode Island governor have raised more than $12 million and spent more than $5 million in the race to replace one-term Gov. Lincoln Chafee.

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  16. More Than $12M Raised, $5M Spent in RI Gov's RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2011 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The candidates for Rhode Island governor have raised more than $12 million and spent more than $5 million in the race to replace one-term Gov. Lincoln Chafee.

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  17. News You Should Know August 1, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Pridesource.com

    One year ago today these two states changed their laws to allow for same-sex couples to wed.

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  18. Judge says Raimondo must be deposed on 38 StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Bellingham Herald

    ... move past this extremely disappointing chapter." Defense lawyers said Friday they also want to depose Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who similarly opposed the 38 Studios deal in 2010 when he was a candidate. The Democrat serves as chairman of the board of the ...

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  19. Blue Star Parents Day will be the first Sunday after Mother's Day.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | Turnto10.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee put his signature on the legislation Thursday. The bill declares the first Sunday after Mother's Day as "Blue Star Parents Day."

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  20. Group wants immigration detainer order extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 31 | Turnto10.com

    More than two dozen protesters showed up unannounced in Gov. Lincoln Chafee's office Thursday to demand he extend his policy requiring a warrant for immigration detainers to all state agencies he oversees.

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