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  1. Squid: a boon to Rhode Island fishing and tourism industryRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | The Chariho Times

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee and other local officials attended a ceremony in Galilee at the town ramp on Friday afternoon to sign into legislation a bill making calamari Rhode Island's official state appetizer.

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  2. US transportation chief to discuss state fundingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... to attend a news conference at the Statehouse on Thursday morning. He is expected to be joined by Gov. Lincoln Chafee and U.S. Sens. Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse . The federal Highway Trust Fund is on track run out of money later this summer ...

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  3. Republican Block to Push Next for Line-Item VetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... has been pushing for years to eliminate the straight-ticket voting option on Rhode Island ballots. Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed the legislation Tuesday. The change takes effect Jan. 1. Block said Wednesday his "next little project" will be pushing for ...

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  4. Republicans Can Win the Senate Without Flipping Any Blue StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Slate

    ... The only competitive race in a state that had voted for John Kerry came in Rhode Island, where incumbent Sen. Lincoln Chafee had to fend off a Club for Growth primary challenge before losing to now-Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse. Pretty nip-and-tuck. ...

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  5. Admin ramps up trust fund talk - Foxx: Payments slowed on Aug. 1...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 2 | Politico

    ... with Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear today in Frankfort, and tomorrow the secretary joins Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee in Providence. Kevin has more for Pros: http://politico.pro/1iSnmVh The bear is still loose: Obama is still saying what's on his ...

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  6. NECAP moratorium becomes law in Rhode IslandRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | KSL-TV

    The use of standardized tests as a high school graduation requirement will be pushed back three years in Rhode Island under legislation that went into law without Gov. Lincoln Chafee's signature.

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  7. Chafee signs 'master lever' bill into lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... will no longer be an option on Rhode Island ballots starting next year under legislation signed by Gov. Lincoln Chafee. The governor's office said Tuesday the Democrat has signed legislation that abolishes the so-called master lever. Bills were ...

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  8. RI's 5 things: Cianci returns, 38 Studios dealRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 | Washington Times

    ... but says it wants to put the matter behind it. The settlement must still be approved by a judge. Gov. Lincoln Chafee called it a step in the right direction. Former House Speaker Gordon Fox revealed in documents filed this week that he took out a ...

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  9. Calamari is now Rhode Island's official appetizerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed legislation that gives the squid dish an official status in a ceremony Friday at the town dock in Narragansett.

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  10. RI Reaches $4.4 Million Agreement With Law Firm Over Schilling's 38 Studios LoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 28 | CBS Local

    ... the right direction, and I hope this is the beginning of a positive resolution to the 38 Studios saga," Gov. Lincoln Chafee said in a written statement. The settlement agreement between the agency formerly known as the Economic Development Corp. and ...

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  11. RI, law firm strike $4.4M agreement on 38 StudiosRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Cape Cod Times

    ... the right direction, and I hope this is the beginning of a positive resolution to the 38 Studios saga," Gov. Lincoln Chafee said in a written statement. The settlement agreement between the agency formerly known as the Economic Development Corp. and ...

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  12. Calamari becomes Rhode Island's official appetizerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | Washington Examiner

    Calamari became the official state appetizer of Rhode Island on Friday when Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed legislation at the town dock here where millions of pounds of squid arrive for processing each year.

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  13. More Rhode Island Politicians React to Buddy Cianci's CandidacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... unfortunate, but people have a right to run if they get the signatures and get on the ballot," said Gov. Lincoln Chafee, (D) "He done a good job. He did. He done a good job. He was in my Boy Scout Troop years ago," said Ron Ware, a Cianci supporter. ...

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  14. RI Workers Won't Back Down on Living Wage, Despite Democrats' BetrayalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | The Nation

    ... Supported by the hotel workers union, Unite Here Local 217, the women said they wouldn't eat until Governor Lincoln Chafee vetoed the budget. "I am fighting for the future of my son," said Brito, who works at the downtown Renaissance Hotel, where ...

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  15. Gov. Chafee to Sign Calamari Bill in NarragansettRead the original story

    Friday Jun 27 | Patch.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee on Friday afternoon was scheduled to sign a bill making calamari the official appetizer of Rhode Island.

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  16. Fung gives Block Island a lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | The Block Island Times

    ... of living increases)," he says. "That's what I've been advocating. The Treasurer (Raimondo) and the Governor (Lincoln Chafee) left the municipalities to fend for themselves." When asked if he could replicate his success at the state level, he said, ...

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  17. Rhode Island Cliff Walk, damaged by Sandy, reopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Newsday

    ... visited tourist spot. "It really doesn't get any better. We're very blessed here in Rhode Island," said Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who walked the trail before the ribbon-cutting ceremony launched its reopening. He thanked everyone involved in the project ...

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  18. RI calamari consists of fresh squid, lightly fried with banana peppers.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | Turnto10.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee has planned a signing ceremony Friday for legislation that makes the squid dish the state's official appetizer.

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  19. Signing ceremony planned for calamari billRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee has planned a signing ceremony Friday for legislation that makes the squid dish the state's official appetizer.

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  20. In Providence, a castle with an uncertain futureRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | The Phoenix

    ... working with him to get two million back in the budget, which was finalized last week and signed by Governor Lincoln Chafee on June 19. He also recognizes the role of residents and homeowners, especially those working with the West Broadway ...

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