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  1. Looking for a growth industry in RI? Eat something localRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Phoenix

    This year, Rhode Islanders have heard speeches about the State of the State (Governor Lincoln Chafee, January 15), the State of Education (Commissioner Deborah Gist, January 30), and the State of the State's Health (Department of Health director Dr. ...

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  2. Top Nat'l & Regional Progressives and Conservatives Debate at URIRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... economic development plans in the coming year. Below are key elements of the economic priorities for Governor Lincoln Chafee, Speaker of the House Gordon Fox, Senate President M. Teresa Paiva-Weed, House Minority Leader Brian Newberry, gubernatorial ...

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  3. R.I. proclaims May 1 'Day of Reason'Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee has signed a proclamation declaring a ''Day of Reason'' in Rhode Island.

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  4. Rhode Island Governor Declares 'Day Of Reason' In Nod To Atheist GroupsRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Huffington Post

    Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee has signed a proclamation declaring a " Day of Reason " in the state following requests by atheist groups.

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  5. RI encourages residents to celebrate Earth DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Turnto10.com

    ... summer-long game aimed at getting children and parents outdoors and involved in more physical activity. Gov. Lincoln Chafee will be celebrating Earth Day later in the day in Newport, at an event recognizing people who planted 98,000 daffodils around ...

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  6. Moody's issues warning on collapsed pension dealRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... pension reform" and risks some $400 million in savings annually. The settlement announced in February by Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Treasurer Gina Raimondo after more than a year of mediation was an attempt to resolve the challenges filed by ...

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  7. Chafee declares May 1 'Day of Reason'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | WLNE-TV Providence

    By News Staff news@abc6.com The Associated Press Gov. Lincoln Chafee has signed a proclamation declaring a ``Day of Reason'' in Rhode Island.

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  8. Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, former Republican, to speak at SU about civilityRead the original story

    May 14, 2012 | The Post-Standard

    Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee will speak at Syracuse University at 6 p.m. Thursday in a free lecture open to the public.

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  9. Funeral for Nuala Pell to be Held in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... t Daily News reports the guest list for the funeral includes Rhode Island's congressional delegation and Gov. Lincoln Chafee. Vice President Joe Biden, a close friend of the Pells, has a scheduling conflict and is not expected to attend.

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  10. Toppling the Tea PartyRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | In These Times

    ... beyond Congress to the governor's mansions. The number of Democratic governors dropped from 26 to 20, with Lincoln Chafee, an Independent, winning Rhode Island and Republican governors taking the remaining 29 states. Eight of the newly elected ...

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  11. Brett Smiley: We Can Spur a True Providence Economic RenaissanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Go Local

    ... economic development plans in the coming year. Below are key elements of the economic priorities for Governor Lincoln Chafee, Speaker of the House Gordon Fox, Senate President M. Teresa Paiva-Weed, House Minority Leader Brian Newberry, gubernatorial ...

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  12. Two Thirds of State Legal Work Goes to Two FirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Go Local

    ... since January 2010. About $15,000 in contributions went to former House Speaker Gordon Fox, with Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed each receiving $10,000 during the four-year period. The other top law firm, Orson and ...

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  13. Chafee signs digital proof of insurance billRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | SFGate

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee has signed into law legislation allowing motorists in Rhode Island to use their smartphones to offer police proof they have auto insurance.

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  14. Rhode Island jobless rate remains highest in USRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... oint from February. The state unemployment rate has been among the highest in the country for years, and Gov. Lincoln Chafee has called the recovery frustratingly slow.

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  15. Pension lawsuit from Rhode Island retired public employees allowed to proceedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Raw Story

    ... an unconstitutional impairment of a contractual right." In a joint statement, spokespeople for Governor Lincoln Chafee and General Treasurer Gina Raimondo said the decision was expected and is consistent with a previous ruling by the same judge in a ...

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  16. Overdose deaths in Rhode Island climb to 85Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Washington Times

    ... since April 4, according to Fine. Speaking to those gathered for the event at Anchor, which included Gov. Lincoln Chafee and dozens of people in recovery, Elise Reynolds, a nurse from Pawtucket, offered a personal story. "I've lost two children to ...

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  17. Pelosi: Republican Inaction on Unemployment Extension 'Immoral'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Roll Call

    ... and "immoral." In a letter thanking Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval, a Republican, and Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, a Democrat, for their support on the issue, Pelosi, D-Calif., urged the House to take action on a bill that passed the Senate last ...

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  18. Judge says RI pension lawsuit may go forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Turnto10.com

    ... and retirees. The judge's action was expected, and the state is preparing for trial, Faye Zuckerman, Gov. Lincoln Chafee's spokeswoman, and Joy Fox, Treasurer Gina Raimondo's spokeswoman, said in a joint statement. "The state continues to believe ...

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  19. Rhode Island judge: Pension lawsuit may go forwardRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Miami Herald

    ... and retirees. The judge's action was expected, and the state is preparing for trial, Faye Zuckerman, Gov. Lincoln Chafee's spokeswoman, and Joy Fox, Treasurer Gina Raimondo's spokeswoman, said in a joint statement. "The state continues to believe ...

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  20. Rhode Island loses bid to have pension reform lawsuit tossedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Reuters

    ... an unconstitutional impairment of a contractual right." In a joint statement, spokespeople for Governor Lincoln Chafee and General Treasurer Gina Raimondo said the decision was expected and is consistent with a previous ruling by the same judge in a ...

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