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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. Candidates support more money for senior programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | SanLuisObispo.com

    The three major Democrats and two Republicans running to succeed Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Monday that they would support restoring the $2.8 million cut from Meals on Wheels, senior centers and respite for caregivers, all of which advocates say help keep the elderly in their homes for longer, and out of expensive nursing homes.

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  9. Candidates support more money for senior programsRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... have been cut 68 percent since 2007. The three major Democrats and two Republicans running to succeed Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Monday that they would support restoring the $2.8 million cut from Meals on Wheels, senior centers and respite for ...

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  10. RI's 5 things: Beach probe, Newport Jazz, RonaldoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | The Modesto Bee

    ... police investigate a contract for concessions at state beaches, the money climbs in the race to succeed Gov. Lincoln Chafee and a global soccer celebrity is hit with a lawsuit. Here are five things to know in Rhode Island: State police are ...

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  11. News Minute: Latest Rhode Island news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The candidates for Rhode Island governor have raised more than $12 million and spent more than $5 million in the race to replace one-term Gov. Lincoln Chafee.

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  12. More Than $12M Raised, $5M Spent in RI Gov's RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2011 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The candidates for Rhode Island governor have raised more than $12 million and spent more than $5 million in the race to replace one-term Gov. Lincoln Chafee.

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  13. Judge says Raimondo must be deposed on 38 StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Bellingham Herald

    ... move past this extremely disappointing chapter." Defense lawyers said Friday they also want to depose Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who similarly opposed the 38 Studios deal in 2010 when he was a candidate. The Democrat serves as chairman of the board of the ...

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  14. Group wants immigration detainer order extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    More than two dozen protesters showed up unannounced in Gov. Lincoln Chafee's office Thursday to demand he extend his policy requiring a warrant for immigration detainers to all state agencies he oversees.

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  15. City beaches have worst water quality, report saysRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    ... respectively, to build storage tunnels and minimize the amount of pollutants running into the bay. Governor Lincoln Chafee and the General Assembly also approved a $53 million bond to help clean Rhode Island waters and create initiatives to combat ...

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  16. I-Team: Lawmaker urged to resign in wake of contract probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    ... Wednesday at an unrelated press conference. His opponent, Cranston Mayor Allan Fung, called on Gov. Lincoln Chafee to rescind the beach contracts and issue new bids. "There are rules and regulations in place to prevent insider deals in procuring ...

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  17. Leading a cause so others won't sufferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    ... , but she continued to be an advisor for students, meeting them at night and sometimes at her house. Governor Lincoln Chafee, who will be signing the legislation this Tuesday, said, "By enacting this legislation, Rhode Island takes a more

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  18. Another Increase in the Rhode Island Minimum Wage to $9/HourRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | JD Supra

    On July 3, 2014, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee signed into law a measure that will raise the state's minimum wage to $9.00 per hour, effective January 1, 2015.

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  19. RI's 5 things: Unaccompanied children, 38 StudiosRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... parents, relatives or family friends. It's not clear where the children are staying or for how long. Gov. Lincoln Chafee has said he hasn't been contacted by any federal agency requesting help housing groups of unaccompanied minors. An ...

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  20. Opinions differ on offering sanctuary to alien childrenRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    If and when there is a request from the federal government, I will share it publicly," Governor Lincoln Chafee said in a public statement Monday night.

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