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  1. Likely Dem rival: Clinton had 'precious few' State accomplishmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | The Hill

    Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who is mulling a Democratic presidential bid in 2016, is attempting to cast doubt on Hillary Clinton's foreign policy credentials. "What kind of accomplishments did you have? There were precious few," Chafee said of Clinton's tenure as secretary of State while on CNN's "State of the Union" just hours before her much-anticipated presidential announcement Sunday.

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  2. Potential Clinton Challenger Lincoln Chafee: Her Foreign Policy Is 'Too Bush-Like'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Mediaite.com

    Former senator and Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee , a who surprised everyone last week when he announced he is exploring a presidential run , told CNN's Dana Bash that Clinton had "precious few" accomplishments as secretary of state, adding she was "too close to neo-cons" and "too Bush-like." He said Clinton's vote for the Iraq war when she was a senator is a major reason for his candidacy.

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  3. Hillary Clinton Gets Ready to Jump In - And Everyone's Got an OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Bloomberg

    ... treat her with the same respect that I would treat a man," he said. Former Rhode Island Governor and Senator Lincoln Chafee , a Republican-turned-Democrat who launched his own presidential exploratory effort last week, said Clinton's support for the ...

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  4. Some Democrats rally to Clinton, others hold offRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | USA Today

    ... off on an endorsement because he wants to see "a vision" from the former first lady and secretary of state. Lincoln Chafee, a former Rhode Island senator and governor who may challenge Clinton in next year's Democratic primaries, cited her vote in ...

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  5. Say Hello to Hillary Clinton, an Official Candidate for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    ... launch a campaign, she might not be alone in the field for long. On Thursday, former Rhode Island governor Lincoln Chafee announced an exploratory committee, indicating that he is considering a race. Chafee came out swinging at Clinton, whom he said ...

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  6. "The Sunday Political Brunch" -- April 12, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Patch.com

    ... of the Navy. But the collective jaws of the political world dropped Thursday when his son, former Gov. Lincoln Chafee (D-RI) announced he was exploring a run for the White House. The younger Chafee proved so unpopular as Governor; he didn't even run ...

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  7. 5 Stories You'll Care About in Politics This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | ABC News

    ... she's ever done. Before we even get to the Republicans, we start with the Democrats. Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is now considering a presidential run, leading with talk of Clinton's perceived shortcomings. On the Republican side, PACs ...

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  8. Mayor sees reduced fees as stimulating constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Warwickonline.com

    ... online building permit services. This feature is the first of a two-phase initiative launched by former Gov. Lincoln Chafee to automate and streamline the process. Chafee provided $900,000 over three years in general revenue to fund the first phase ...

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  9. Rhode Island Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Legalize Cannabis IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | High Times

    ... is no stranger to marijuana reform. In 2006, the state legalized medical marijuana and in 2013, Governor Lincoln Chafee signed a law stripping away the criminal penalties associated with the possession of small amounts of marijuana. So, the next ...

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  10. Portrait of former Gov. Chafee installed at the State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | WLNE-TV Providence

    _ The official portrait of former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee has been installed at the State House. The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts says the portrait was installed on the third floor of the State House by a team from the Department ... 2 comments

  11. GoLocalProv | News | RI Spends $10M on Private Leases While Leaving State Buildings VacantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Go Local

    The state government is spending $10.7 million a year leasing space from private owners while leaving more than 60 buildings vacant or underutilized, including the 186,000 square-foot Cranston Street Armory, according to documents provided in response to a public records request. The amount the state spends on the annual leases remains close to where it was a little over four years ago, when then-gubernatorial candidate Lincoln Chafee proposed cutting down on expensive leases by moving state agencies into unused state buildings.

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  12. Governor Wants to Resurrect Pension Settlement AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Governor Gina Raimondo says it's time to resurrect a settlement to end the legal fight over Rhode Island's 2011 landmark pension overhaul. Raimondo was state treasurer when she and then-Gov. Lincoln Chafee announced the settlement on Valentine's Day last year.

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  13. Massachusetts The Most Democratic State, Despite GOP GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... Additionally, two of the last four governors of Rhode Island have been Republicans. And that does not include Lincoln Chafee, who served as U.S. Senator as a Republican before serving as governor of Rhode Island from 2011 to 2015 as an independent. ...

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  14. "The Sunday Political Brunch" -- February 1, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... included former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) - a potential candidate for President in 2016 - and former Gov. Lincoln Chafee (D-RI). Patriot's executive Ernie Adams was also in that class. On one of his White House Super Bowl receptions, Belichick posed with ...

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  15. "The Sunday Political Brunch" - February 1, 2015 by ABC6 Chief Political Reporter Mark CurtisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... included former Gov. Jeb Bush (R-FL) - a potential candidate for President in 2016 - and former Gov. Lincoln Chafee (D-RI). Patriot's executive Ernie Adams was also in that class. At one of his White House Super Bowl receptions, Belichick posed with ...

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  16. Open thread for night owls: Taking apart the corporate case for fast-track trade authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... by corporate attorneys, not democratically constituted courts. [a ] Former Senator and former Republican Lincoln Chafee has a memoir that won't go down well with the political establishment in Washington of either party. According to Scott MacKay, ...

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  17. Revisiting Jeb Bush's Bad Behavior at AndoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Vanity Fair

    ... him) "a budding hippie." "If you found him sitting, it was further toward the freak end of the dining room," Lincoln Chafee, later a United States senator and governor of Rhode Island, told me in 2001. "He was kind of a slob, actually." When I tried ...

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  18. GoLocalProv | News | Raimondo’s Female Staffers Paid Less Than Male CounterpartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Go Local

    ... by Republican Lincoln Almond and then kept on by Republican Governor Don Carcieri and Independently elected Lincoln Chafee. In a series of questions about staffing, opportunity for women, and pay equity to Governor Gina Raimondo, GoLocal received ...

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  19. Raimondo picks new behavioral health chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... him. Stenning was first appointed in 2008 by Republican Gov. Don Carcieri and reappointed in 2011 by Gov. Lincoln Chafee, then an independent. The state last year entered into a 10-year agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to resolve ...

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  20. Raimondo picks new head of BHDDHRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Turnto10.com

    ... him. Stenning was first appointed in 2008 by Republican Gov. Don Carcieri and reappointed in 2011 by Gov. Lincoln Chafee, then an independent. The state last year entered into a 10-year agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to resolve ...

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