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  1. 5 things to know about Rhode Island's primaryRead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | Washington Times

    ... Democrats than Republicans, voters haven't elected a Democratic governor in more than 20 years. Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who won the office in 2010 as an independent, later switched to the Democratic Party. After all the votes are counted, the 2014 ...

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  2. Block Expected to be Endorsed by RobitailleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... says Block, who ran as the candidate of the Moderate Party, siphoned votes from Robitaille. Then-independent Lincoln Chafee squeaked out a victory, winning 36 percent of the vote to Robitaille's nearly 34 percent. Democrat Frank Caprio got 23 ...

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  3. Year Ends with $68M Surplus; Most Already UsedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... though $59 has already been used to close a hole in the General Assembly's current year spending plan. Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Friday general revenue expenditures were $16.1 million less than budgeted for the year that ended June 30. Some $59 ...

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  4. Slideshow: President Obama's visit to RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Turnto10.com

    President Barack Obama meets with Gov. Lincoln Chafee and U.S. Sen. Jack Reed at T.F. Green Airport in Warwick.

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  5. Year ends with $68M surplus; most already usedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | Turnto10.com

    ... though $59 has already been used to close a hole in the General Assembly's current year spending plan. Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Friday general revenue expenditures were $16.1 million less than budgeted for the year that ended June 30. Some $59 ...

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  6. Defense secretary to visit Rhode Island next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | SFGate

    ... in the defense arena. He will give opening remarks at the inaugural "Defense Innovation Days." Gov. Lincoln Chafee , U.S. Sen. Jack Reed and other members of the state's congressional delegation also plan to attend. The Southeastern New England ...

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  7. License Plates for Electric Cars to Prevent Workers from ElectrocutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Automobile Magazine

    ... was sponsored by Rhode Island Senator Edward O'Neill, and it was signed into law last month by Governor Lincoln Chafee. "It is not very well-known that rescue workers can get electrocuted from using jaws of life on an electric vehicle, but when that ...

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  8. Local Cops, Firefighters, EMTs to Be Honored for Life-Saving HeroicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Patch.com

    Governor Lincoln Chafee and Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis will honor 15 Rhode Island police, firefighters, and EMTs next week for their life-saving heroics.

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  9. Report: Rhode Island approves EV-specific license platesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Autoblog

    ... see that Rhode Island has upped the game by including hybrids in that strategy. Last month, Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee gave the go-ahead to have a special hybrid and electric vehicle demarcation , Rhode Island publication the Valley Breeze ...

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  10. What does it mean to be a Democrat in Rhode Island?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2014 | The Phoenix

    ... and House Speaker Mattiello's "A+" rating from the NRA's Political Victory Fund. Last year, Governor Lincoln Chafee vetoed a bill that would have allowed the state to issue "Choose Life" license plates, the sales of which would partially go to a ...

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  11. Jim Jeffords remembered for his fierce independenceRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Bennington Banner

    ... education and the rights of disabled Americans. Along with the likes of Sens. Olympia Snowe of Maine, Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island and Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, he found himself increasingly out of step with a GOP that was turning sharply to ...

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  12. Rep. who helped deregulate savings and loans diesRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... ill continue to benefit our state for years to come. Like all Rhode Islanders, I deeply mourn his loss." Gov. Lincoln Chafee ordered state flags lowered to half-staff until St Germain's burial. The funeral arrangements had not yet been set Monday.

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  13. RI's 5 things: More remains, Fung films in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | The News Tribune

    ... to honor immigration detainers, pulling back from a policy instituted last month. The new policy, which Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed Thursday, applies to all executive agencies and requires them to honor detainers accompanied by judicial deportation ...

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  14. RI Will No Longer Require Warrant for DetainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island will no longer require a warrant before the Department of Corrections honors an immigration detainer, pulling back from a policy Gov. Lincoln Chafee instituted a month ago.

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  15. RI deemed least polarized stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... he's a Republican," said Wendy Schiller, a professor of political science at Brown University. In 2010, Lincoln Chafee, a former Republican senator, ran for governor as an independent; because Democrats picked a fairly conservative nominee, Chafee ...

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  16. What's The Matter With Rhode Island?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... op-ed. Repaying the state's obligations have become a central campaign issue in the race to replace Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who is stepping down. The field of five Providence hopefuls are actually split on the issue. "38 Studios was a bad deal and a ...

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  17. Rhode Island votes 2014: Tough choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... on a state and national level. On a local level, Rhode Island is in need of a new governor, since Governor Lincoln Chafee decided earlier not to run for office. Whoever voters choose as the new governor will have serious economic issues since once ...

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  18. Governor-candidate Pell responds to new attack adRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... health care to all Americans. Republicans Allan Fung and Ken Block are seeking their party's nomination. Gov. Lincoln Chafee isn't seeking re-election. You can send it anonymously. Click here to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public ...

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  19. Coming in September: A new Rocky PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    ... will be used to build trails. DEM does not have the funds for park infrastructure at this point but Governor Lincoln Chafee included $2.5 million to reconstruct the park pier in his $75 million Clean Water Open Space and Health Communities bond ...

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  20. New climate change bills signed into law by ChafeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Narragansett Times

    State and local officials gathered at North Kingstown Town Beach on Friday afternoon as Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed two bills into law which will boost Rhode Island's efforts to combat the impact of climate change and sea level rise.

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