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  1. Rhode Island's Jobless Rate Falls to 7.1 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island's unemployment rate fell to 7.1 percent in November as the state added a few thousand jobs, according to a new labor report called good news by outgoing Gov. Lincoln Chafee. The state Department of Labor and Training said Thursday that the rate fell three-tenths of one percentage point from October.

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  2. Bill O'Reilly: I won the 'War on Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Gregoire received as many as 200 angry and/or abusive phone calls an hour. BillO took on Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee in 2012 over a "Holiday Tree" at the state capitol rotunda in Providence. Chafee was erudite and steeped in Rhode Island ...

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  3. New businesses looking to come to Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    Five companies that Gov. Lincoln Chafee met with while in Europe in April are looking to establish operations in Rhode Island. Three of the five companies are headquartered in Italy.

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  4. Rhode Island to get grant to improve health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | WBNS

    ... n $665 million to 28 states, three territories and Washington, D.C., as part of the Affordable Care Act. Gov. Lincoln Chafee says the grant will help Rhode Island strengthen and bring positive change to its health care system.

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  5. Rhode Island to get grant to improve health careRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... n $665 million to 28 states, three territories and Washington, D.C., as part of the Affordable Care Act. Gov. Lincoln Chafee says the grant will help Rhode Island strengthen and bring positive change to its health care system.

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  6. GoLocalProv | News | Rhode Island Chosen for $20 Million Healthcare Payment by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Go Local

    Governor Lincoln Chafee, Secretary of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services Steven Costantino and Lt. Governor Elizabeth H. Roberts announced that Rhode Island has been selected for a $20 million Model Test Award from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services on December 16. "Through this grant, Rhode Island will be able to grow, strengthen and bring positive change to our health care system," says Chafee.

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  7. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: RIDE Announces NECAP Science Scores Up in RI Since 2008Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Go Local

    ... With continued excellent instruction, our students will make progress in future years as well," said Governor Lincoln Chafee on the results. "The science results we released today show that Rhode Island students have made progress over the past six ...

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  8. GoLocalProv | Politics | Michael Riley: Trust Chafee? I Don't Think SoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Go Local

    ... in addressing an obvious and critical problem like Municipal debt and potential bankruptcy. In 2011 Lincoln Chafee after being elected with 36% of the vote was cheered on by Progressives and Mayor Avedesian and the Providence Journal for his bold ...

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  9. Ground broken for South Street Landing ProjectRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... education, infrastructure and workforce development - the building blocks of a good economy," said Gov. Lincoln Chafee. "The Nursing Education Center will allow public and private institutions of higher learning to partner and forge a path to ...

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  10. GoLocalProv | Politics | Russ Moore: RhodeMap RI, Full of Fury, But InsignificantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Go Local

    ... approach to economic development and long term planning in The Ocean State. That may very well be Governor Lincoln Chafee's biggest economic accomplishment in the waning days of his administration. Russell Moore, a lifelong Rhode Islander, and avid ...

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  11. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: RhodeMap RI Opposition Packs Meeting, Council Votes to Move Plan ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Go Local

    ... for input, with both sides being given alternating turns at the microphone with two minutes each. Governor Lincoln Chafee spoke first in support of the plan, saying would stick to his two minutes. Citing unemployment statistics, Chafee said that the ...

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  12. Grants to save 9 coastal acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    ... State House. Mayor Scott Avedisian and members of the Warwick Land Trust attended the event at which Governor Lincoln Chafee and Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit awarded the Warwick Land Trust grants totaling $127,910. The ...

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  13. Vote to be held on RI economic development planRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    An overflow crowd of more than 200 people has gathered as the State Planning Council is due to vote on an economic development plan that has been criticized by some groups for its timing and other issues. Among those to speak was Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who called the plan a good document that puts the state on the right road.

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  14. Chafee orders flags to half-staff for SapinsleyRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee has ordered Rhode Island state flags to fly at half-staff to honor the memory of former state Sen. Lila Sapinsley.

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  15. State awards $3.85 million to protect open spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    By The Associated Press news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. _ The state has awarded $3.85 million in local open space matching grants to 15 communities, land trusts and conservation organizations to protect nearly 1,200 acres of open space and farmland throughout Rhode Island. Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit distributed the grants Monday at the Statehouse.

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  16. State awards $3.85 million to protect open spaceRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The state has awarded $3.85 million in local open space matching grants to 15 communities, land trusts and conservation organizations to protect nearly 1,200 acres of open space and farmland throughout Rhode Island. Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit distributed the grants Monday at the Statehouse.

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  17. GoLocalProv | Real Estate | Governor Chafee and DEM Announce $3.85 Million in Open Space GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Go Local

    Governor Lincoln Chafee and Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit awarded $3.85 million in local open space matching grants across 15 communities, land trusts and conservation organizations that will protect 1,193 acres of open space and farmland throughout Rhode Island. "Rhode Island is fortunate to enjoy unparalleled natural beauty.

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  18. Sen. Reed Tours EG Businesses in "Shop Local" CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... to raise new taxes on small businesses and citizens. Several governors across the country, including Governor Lincoln Chafee, have pledged to use the new revenue to provide broad tax relief to businesses and consumers. The tour kicked off at the ...

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  19. GoLocalProv | News | White Elected Officials in RI Have No Comment on Ferguson, NY ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | Go Local

    ... Reed, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Representative Jim Langevin, Representative David Cicilline -- or Governor Lincoln Chafee, Governor-elect Gina Raimondo, Lt. Governor Elizabeth Roberts, Lt. Governor Dan McKee, Secretary of State Ralph Mollis, ...

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  20. Quonset to celebrate job growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... the business park will recognize its 10,000th employee. Among the officials expected to attend are Gov. Lincoln Chafee, Gov.-elect Gina Raimondo, Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline, state House ...

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