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  1. Lawyers: Vote falls short on deal in Rhode Island's landmark pension reform; mediation orderedRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Weyburn This Week

    ... most of the other sweeping changes approved by lawmakers are preserved. The outcome marks a defeat for Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Treasurer Gina Raimondo, who argued it was a good deal for all parties and preferable to continued costly litigation. ...

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  2. Settlement Fails in RI Pension OverhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... been a model for other states seeking to rein in runaway pension costs. The outcome marks a defeat for Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Treasurer Gina Raimondo, who argued it was a good deal for all parties and preferable to continued costly litigation. The ...

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  3. Lawyers: Vote falls short on deal in Rhode Island's landmark pension reform; ...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... most of the other sweeping changes approved by lawmakers are preserved. The outcome marks a defeat for Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Treasurer Gina Raimondo, who argued it was a good deal for all parties and preferable to continued costly litigation. ...

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  4. National Experts To Participate in Public Policy Debate at URIRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 5 | 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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  5. Post-Fox Shakeup: Where Does RI's FY15 Budget Stand?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Go Local

    ... corporate tax, and the minimum corporate tax as just some examples," said Mattiello. What pieces of Governor Lincoln Chafee's $8.5 billion FY15 budget proposal -- which outlines $275 million in new borrowing -- the General Assembly will keep is yet ...

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  6. EDITORIAL: Rhode Island governor's bloated budgetRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Washington Times

    ... introduced a more irresponsible budget, or intends to pay for it in more irresponsible ways, than Gov. Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island, a Democrat. He proposes the costliest budget in the state's history, setting off a budget crisis, and immediately ...

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  7. Elected Officials Welcome Honda to the Port of DavisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Go Local

    Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse joined with Gov. Lincoln Chafee and leaders from North Atlantic Distribution, Inc and the Quonset Development Corporation today to celebrate the first shipment of Honda automobiles to arrive at the Port of Davisville .

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  8. Chafee Names New Rhode Island Housing ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee has named a new board chairman at Rhode Island Housing and nominated a new member to provide what he calls fresh leadership.

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  9. Rhode Island Leaders Come Together for Education Awareness WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Go Local

    Some of Rhode Island's most influential leaders will stepp into classrooms across the state as a part of Education Awareness Week from March 31 to April 4. The event, hosted by Junior Achievement and Teach for America , kicks off on Monday at the State House with a student-centered celebration where Governor Lincoln Chafee will officially announce ... (more)

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  10. Legalized Marijuana in Jeopardy with Mattiello as SpeakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Go Local

    ... dollar revenue from recreational marijuana sales. Rhode Island's proposed bill would make Governor Lincoln Chafee the first governor in America to legalize marijuana without putting the decision to the voters. After attending a meeting of the ...

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  11. Documentary features local people reciting the Gettysburg AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... reciting the Gettysburg Address. The film includes RI's Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee, Colonel Stephen O'Donnell of the State Police, Brad Faxon, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras, Business Owner Cheryl Snead, URI ...

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  12. Connecticut Becomes First State To Pass $10.10 Minimum WageRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... Obama and three other New England governors: Deval Patrick of Massachusetts, Peter Shumlin of Vermont and Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island. All are Democrats who have pushed to raise the minimum wage in their states. New Britain, located in the center ...

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  13. Connecticut Governor expected to sign minimum wage hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Reuters

    ... Obama and three other New England governors: Deval Patrick of Massachusetts, Peter Shumlin of Vermont and Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island. All are Democrats who have pushed to raise the minimum wage in their states. New Britain, located in the center ...

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  14. Mattiello Takes Control of the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Go Local

    ... energy costs, together we have developed the necessary momentum for Rhode Island's recovery," said Governor Lincoln Chafee minutes after the House vote. The Mattiello victory was sweeping and sets forth a new agenda for the House of Representatives. ...

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  15. Rhode Island horror storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Phoenix

    ... in ravenous pursuit of the latest news from the company's implosion. (Earlier in the day, Governor Lincoln Chafee had announced the company had laid off all its employees.) That day, the line between the real Rhode Island and the Rhode Island of ...

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  16. Legalized Marijuana in Jeopardy with Mattiello as SpeakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Go Local

    ... dollar revenue from recreational marijuana sales. Rhode Island's proposed bill would make Governor Lincoln Chafee the first governor in America to legalize marijuana without putting the decision to the voters. After attending a meeting of the ...

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  17. Mattiello Takes Control of the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Go Local

    ... energy costs, together we have developed the necessary momentum for Rhode Island's recovery," said Governor Lincoln Chafee minutes after the House vote. The Mattiello victory was sweeping and sets forth a new agenda for the House of Representatives. ...

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  18. Fox Scandal: Winners and LosersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Go Local

    ... re in Rhode Island was dominated by Fox. He was the single most powerful political force followed by Governor Lincoln Chafee who was gearing up for re-election.

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  19. Governor Chafee: RI will be in "good shape"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee says Rhode Island will be "in good shape" despite a change in legislative leadership following law enforcement raids of former House Speaker Gordon Fox's home and office.

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  20. RI gov: RI will be in "good shape"Read the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee says Rhode Island will be "in good shape" despite a change in legislative leadership following law enforcement raids of former House Speaker Gordon Fox's home and office.

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