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

    Jul 18, 2014 | 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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  2. Blake Filippi to run for General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | 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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  3. Rhode Island Will Require Warrant for DetainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | 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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  4. The Biggest Problem for the Smallest StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | 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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  5. Senate Forms Panel on Child and Youth ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | 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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  6. Fung and Block, Rhode Island's Republican gubernatorial hopefuls, spar in forumRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | 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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  7. 'Aerospace corridor' eyed between Quebec and New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | 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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  8. Dee From The Desk: Will the Real GOP Candidate Please Stand UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | 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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  9. Chafee signs legislation allowing state aid to fund school programRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | 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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  10. Seeking responses to climate changeRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    On July 3 Governor Lincoln Chafee signed legislation to create a nine-member Climate Change Council made up of different directors of state agencies.

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  11. RI Man Charged with Leaving Dog in Car in 124-Degree HeatRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... person charged under a new animal cruelty law that makes it illegal to leave a pet inside a hot car. Gov. Lincoln Chafee recently signed off on the legislation and the law took effect July 1. "(The dog) had been there for quite some time," Johnston ...

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  12. Cape Wind Seeks Lease Option for Staging in RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... Wind was planned for New Bedford, Massachusetts, at a terminal currently being built. Cape Wind met with Gov. Lincoln Chafee in 2012 about possibly using Rhode Island ports because of uncertainty about when the New Bedford terminal would be ...

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  13. Daily Talker: Two Men Accused Of Leaving Pets In Hot CarsRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... an hour Monday. When police got there, the temperature was 124 degrees inside the car. The law signed by Gov. Lincoln Chafee makes it a misdemeanor to leave an animal in a vehicle in extreme hot or cold temperatures. Rodriguez faces up to one year ...

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  14. Cape Wind seeks lease option for staging in R.I.Read the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Cape Wind will deploy from the city as long as South Terminal is ready in time. Cape Wind met with R.I. Gov. Lincoln Chafee in 2012 about possibly using Rhode Island ports because of uncertainty about when the New Bedford terminal would be ...

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  15. Chafee nominates new director of administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    _ Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is nominating his policy director as director of administration. The Democrat's office said Thursday he's nominating Steven Hartford to replace Richard Licht. Licht is being sworn in as a Superior Court judge next ...

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  16. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... an animal in a vehicle in extreme hot or cold temperatures. It was signed into law a few days ago by Gov. Lincoln Chafee. Police say the man left a black poodle in his car in the parking lot of a BJ's Wholesale Club for longer than an hour Monday. ...

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  17. Teacher evaluation bill passes into lawRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Education Week

    Legislation that will make evaluations for many public school teachers less frequent has passed into law without Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee's signature.

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  18. 12 states now have plans for a minimum wage of $9 or moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Tribune-Democrat

    ... start of next year, the state minimum wage will rise a buck to $9 an hour, according to a new measure Gov. Lincoln Chafee (D) signed into law on Thursday. Only three states currently have a minimum wage of at least $9. Washington's is highest at ...

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  19. Fine for Littering in Rhode Island Doubled to $1,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    The maximum fine for littering in Rhode Island has doubled from $500 to $1,000. Lawmakers and Gov. Lincoln Chafee recently approved the change.

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  20. Leaving a Dog in a Hot Car Now Illegal in Rhode IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Patch.com

    A new law makes it illegal to leave a pet in a sweltering vehicle in Rhode Island. Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee recently signed the legislation , which gives police officers, animal control officers, and firefighters the authority to free animals ...

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