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  1. Chafee asked to update R.I. immigrant policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Boston.com

    The American Civil Liberties Union said it is asking Governor Lincoln Chafee to change state immigration policy in light of President Obama's action to defer deportation for millions of people in the country illegally. Steven Brown, executive director of the Rhode Island chapter of the ACLU, said he will send a letter this week to Chafee asking him to revise his policy before he leaves office in January ''to provide better protection to immigrants.'

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  2. GoLocalProv | Business | Gilbane Building Co. Gets Contract For New Veterans HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Go Local

    Governor Lincoln Chafee along with House Finance Committee Chair Raymond E. Gallison Jr., House Committee on Veterans' Affairs Chair Jan P. Malik, and Senate Special Legislation and Veterans' Affairs Committee Chair Walter S. Felag Jr. have announced that Gilbane Building Co. will get the contract for the new Veterans Home.

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  3. Chafee sets Statehouse Christmas tree lightingRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee announced Tuesday that Secretary of State Ralph Mollis will preside over the tree lighting ceremony on Dec. 3. The 15-foot Fraser fir was donated by a farm in South Kingstown. The conifer generated controversy in past years when Chafee referred to it as a holiday tree in a nod to Rhode Island's religious diversity.

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  4. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Sec. of State Mollis to Light RI State House Christmas TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Go Local

    Governor Lincoln Chafee announced that Secretary of State A. Ralph Mollis will be lighting the State House Christmas on December 3 at 6 P.M The 15' Fraser Fir was donated by Sarah Partyka of The Farmer's Daughter farm in South Kingstown and will be lit in the state house rotunda. "I am happy to be part of such a wonderful holiday tradition, lighting the State House Christmas tree.

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  5. GoLocalProv | Politics | Riley: RhodeMap Ri is Deeply FlawedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Go Local

    ... economic development. The opening page of the 186 page document entitled "Economic Development Plan" is Lincoln Chafee talking about the plan to oversee "diversity, public education, energy, climate change, public health, transportation, performance ...

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  6. Marion Barry DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Political Wire

    ... improbable [] "And can you name a single scandal in four years? That's pretty good in Rhode Island." - Gov. Lincoln Chafee (I), quoted by the Providence Journal, on his accomplishments as governor. Ready for Hillary has amassed contact information ...

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  7. Can Republicans Restrain Themselves?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Political Wire

    ... improbable [] "And can you name a single scandal in four years? That's pretty good in Rhode Island." - Gov. Lincoln Chafee (I), quoted by the Providence Journal, on his accomplishments as governor. Ready for Hillary has amassed contact information ...

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  8. Extra Bonus Quote of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Political Wire

    "And can you name a single scandal in four years? That's pretty good in Rhode Island." - Gov. Lincoln Chafee , quoted by the Providence Journal, on his accomplishments as governor.

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  9. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Christine Ferguson of HealthSource RI submitted the budget request to Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who leaves office in January. HealthSource expects to use some leftover federal funding as well.

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  10. GoLocalProv | Politics | Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Go Local

    ... That's ridiculous in the 2014 and speaks to the antiquated ways of doing business in our state government. Lincoln Chafee : In an article that featured an interview with Governor Lincoln Chafee as he prepares to leave office, Jim Vincent, the ...

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  11. HealthSource seeks $14.4M in state fundsRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The director of Rhode Island's health insurance marketplace is seeking $14.4 million from the state for the coming fiscal year while also proposing several long-term funding mechanisms. Christine Ferguson of HealthSource RI submitted the budget request to Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who leaves office in January.

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  12. Planning council delays vote on 'RhodeMap'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... announced the delay Wednesday, saying it was requested by Speaker Nicholas Mattiello and approved by Gov. Lincoln Chafee. Five current and incoming state lawmakers this week called the plan disappointing and said the process used to draw it up was ...

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  13. GoLocalProv | News | NEW: State Planning Council Meeting on RhodeMap RI PostponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | 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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  14. One-on-One with Chafee: The Exit InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    In less than two months, Lincoln Chafee will complete his four-year term as Governor. By any measure, Chafee has been one of the most successful politicians in Rhode Island history.

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  15. GoLocalProv | News | Grading the Chafee AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Go Local

    The Chafee administration is almost over -- the second one, that is. Governor Lincoln Chafee, who followed his father' footsteps to the U.S. Senate, also followed John Chafee's path to the State House for a term leading the state.

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  16. GoLocalProv | News | One-on-One with Chafee: The Exit InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Go Local

    In less than two months, Lincoln Chafee will complete his four-year term as Governor. By any measure, Chafee has been one of the most successful politicians in Rhode Island history.

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  17. Cycling: Providence could land first World Cup cyclo-cross race in countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... changes on the racecourse, and the granite Temple of Music makes a great centerpiece. Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee and Providence Mayor-elect Jorge O. Elorza attended the news conference at the Rhode Island Foundation to show their support for ...

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  18. Raimondo Names Thirteen to Transition CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Gov.-elect Gina Raimondo has filled out the rest of her transition team, which includes the Republican leader in the Rhode Island Senate and a few union leaders. They include Senate Minority Leader Dennis Algiere, a senior executive at Washington Trust Company; Deborah Brayton, ex-chief of staff to then-Providence Mayor David Cicilline and former legislative director to now-Gov. Lincoln Chafee when he was in the U.S. Senate; Patrick Quinn, executive vice president of 1199 New England SEIU; and former Bank Rhode Island CEO and co-founder Merrill Sherman.

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  19. DiSalvo: 2014's Most Encouraging Democratic VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... currently control 69 of 75 seats. In the state senate, they control 32 of 38 seats. Former Republican Lincoln Chafee - who ran for governor in 2010 as an independent and was endorsed by the state's public-sector unions - declared during his campaign ...

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  20. Col. Steven O'DonnellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    ... ll has been head of the state police and public safety commissioner since 2011, when he was appointed by Gov. Lincoln Chafee. O'Donnell left the state police in 2009 after 23 years when President Obama appointed him U.S. marshal for Rhode Island.

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