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  1. RI's 5 things: Unaccompanied children, 38 StudiosRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Times

    ... parents, relatives or family friends. It's not clear where the children are staying or for how long. Gov. Lincoln Chafee has said he hasn't been contacted by any federal agency requesting help housing groups of unaccompanied minors. An ...

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  2. RI's 5 things: Unaccompanied children, 38 StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Modesto Bee

    ... parents, relatives or family friends. It's not clear where the children are staying or for how long. Gov. Lincoln Chafee has said he hasn't been contacted by any federal agency requesting help housing groups of unaccompanied minors. An ...

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  3. Opinions differ on offering sanctuary to alien childrenRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Warwickonline.com

    If and when there is a request from the federal government, I will share it publicly," Governor Lincoln Chafee said in a public statement Monday night.

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  4. Providence Asked to Require Warrant for DetainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... to follow the state prison system and stop honoring federal immigration detainers without a warrant. Gov. Lincoln Chafee last week ordered the corrections department to require warrants for all detainers issued by U.S. Immigration and Customs ...

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  5. BlumShapiro Tax Update: Tax Changes in 2015 Rhode Island Budget Bill...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | PRWeb

    Last month, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee signed the state's fiscal year 2015 budget bill.

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  6. Great Island Bridge just one of many in disrepair in RIRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Narragansett Times

    ... Galilee is among them. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, Rep. Jim Langevin and Rep. David Cicilline, as well as Gov. Lincoln Chafee were given a personal tour of the bridge by Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Michael Lewis to get a ...

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  7. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island's congressional delegation and Gov. Lincoln Chafee have announced $193,000 in federal funds to help the state prepare for coastline erosion from storms and rising sea levels.

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  8. State gets $193K to prepare for coastal erosionRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Rhode Island's congressional delegation and Gov. Lincoln Chafee have announced $193,000 in federal funds to help the state prepare for coastline erosion from storms and rising sea levels.

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  9. RI's 5 things: Immigrant holds, joblessness downRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Washington Times

    ... and Customs Enforcement - known as detainers - to hold an immigrant unless a warrant has been issued. Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed the new policy Thursday. Civil liberties and immigrants' rights advocates had raised constitutional concerns. In ...

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  10. Undocumented children debate reaches RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Turnto10.com

    ... there was a sense of urgency, either to open the borders as a refuge or to close them out of caution. Gov. Lincoln Chafee told NBC 10 that Rhode Island has not been contacted by any federal agencies to talk about housing undocumented children. ...

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  11. Immigration rallies held in ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... that we could in an emergency situation, deal with a request from the federal government," said Governor Lincoln Chafee. "45 million Americans in poverty, 35% of which are children, yet we want to help children that are flooding illegally to this ...

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  12. Bridge repairs halted with lack of federal highway fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Turnto10.com

    ... connects Great Island to the main land in Galilee and average daily use is about 1,800 cars a day. Gov. Lincoln Chafee, U.S. Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline and U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse took a look at the conditions of the ...

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  13. Blake Filippi to run for General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | The Block Island Times

    ... he will of the people is not reflected when you can have an official in there with a third of the vote." Gov. Lincoln Chafee, for example, won four years ago with just 36 percent of the vote. If there had been more competition, the winner

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  14. Rhode Island Will Require Warrant for DetainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island will no longer honor federal immigration detainers unless they are accompanied by a warrant, under a new policy put into place by Gov. Lincoln Chafee.

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  15. The Biggest Problem for the Smallest StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | RepMan

    ... of the stories on which the state has looked foolish over the last few years: - The state's current governor, Lincoln Chafee , once made it to the U.S Senate, making an interesting mark. Instead of voting in the 2004 presidential election for ...

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  16. Senate Forms Panel on Child and Youth ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... ask force will meet into the fall to take testimony, including from a special advisory team appointed by Gov. Lincoln Chafee to assist the agency in addressing fiscal problems and renegotiating provider contracts.

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  17. Fung and Block, Rhode Island's Republican gubernatorial hopefuls, spar in forumRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | TheDay.Com

    ... save money. But Fung said he wouldn't have signed a minimum wage increase to $9 an hour, as Democratic Gov. Lincoln Chafee recently did, saying that creating an overall healthier business climate is a better approach to boost the economy. Block said ...

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  18. 'Aerospace corridor' eyed between Quebec and New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | UnionLeader.com

    Bookended by Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, left, and Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin, right, delegates at Monday's work session of the 38th annual Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers, which was held at the Omni Mount Washington Hotel, listen to a presentation about a potential "aerospace corridor" that would link ... (more)

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  19. Dee From The Desk: Will the Real GOP Candidate Please Stand UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... is based on a 2010 mailer sent just days before the election by the "Lincoln Group" depicting Allan Fung and Lincoln Chafee with the words "This Tuesday, Our Choice for Reform," and "The Team You Can Trust." According to a GoLocalProv report, the ...

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  20. Chafee signs legislation allowing state aid to fund school programRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The Coventry Courier

    Full-day kindergarten may be a possibility in Coventry as Governor Lincoln Chafee signed legislation earlier this week allowing state aid to be provided to those Rhode Island cities and towns that have not implemented the day-long program starting in 2017.

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