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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. Russell Moore: Fox's Departure Shouldn't Overshadow AchievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | Go Local

    ... Island--an issue that is the civil rights issue of our era. (Let's also not forget that he killed Governor Lincoln Chafee's regressive and economy killing sales tax hikes.) Every single one of those issues was thought to be a political non-starter ...

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  7. Federal funding of $7M to improve RI preparednessRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The state's congressional delegation and Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Sunday that the money is intended to help Rhode Island agencies and organizations prepare for, respond to and recover from regional and national emergencies, disasters, and mass-casualty events.

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  8. Chafee: no comment on Rhode Island Statehouse raidRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | KFBB

    Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee is not commenting about raids of House Speaker Gordon Fox's Statehouse office and home by federal and state law enforcement officials.

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  9. R.I. Speaker Raided by State, FedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | Hispanic Business

    ... first openly gay House speaker in 2010. He has a private law practice. A spokeswoman for Democratic Gov. Lincoln Chafee said he wasn't commenting on the investigation. "He has been briefed on the situation, and he continues to be updated by R.I. ...

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  10. R.I. state police take over House Speaker Fox’s officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | Free Republic

    ... >>If you don't know Gordon Fox, he is the first openly gay speaker of any state assembly, the man to whom Lincoln Chafee handed the Marriage Equality bill immediately after he signed it. It's payback or he is so unbelievably corrupt that even they ...

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  11. House, Senate endorse Sakonnet toll hike delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... Thursday that would push the date from April 1 to May 15. Final, formal votes would send the measures to Gov. Lincoln Chafee. The outcome is effectively moot. Anticipating General Assembly action, the Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority board ...

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  12. House, Senate endorses Sakonnet toll hike delayRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... Thursday that would push the date from April 1 to May 15. Final, formal votes would send the measures to Gov. Lincoln Chafee. The outcome is effectively moot. Anticipating General Assembly action, the Rhode Island Turnpike and Bridge Authority board ...

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  13. RI signs deal to look at impact of not paying 38 Studios loansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Governor Lincoln Chafee's administration has hired SJ Advisors LLC to analyze the impact if Rhode Island were to not make payments on the 38 Studios moral obligation debt.

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  14. RI Biz Winners and FlopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Go Local

    ... RI ranks last in America with the highest unemployment rate, it continues to be perplexing that Governor Lincoln Chafee, legislative leaders, and even rank and file legislators seem deaf to the ongoing economic crisis. Jobs in RI, Part 2 - The five ...

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  15. 400 Jobs Coming to Quonset with Greencore USARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Go Local

    Governor Lincoln Chafee and the Quonset Development Corporation announced today that Greencore USA, a convenience food manufacturer, is coming to Quonset Business Park -- along with nearly 400 jobs.Governor Lincoln Chafee and the Quonset Development Corporation announced today that Greencore USA is coming to Quonset Business Park -- along with ... (more)

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  16. Obama stumps for minimum wageObama stumps for minimum wagePresident...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... who support the idea at the federal level: Dan Malloy of Connecticut, Deval Patrick of Massachusetts, Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island and Peter Shumlin of Vermont. Obama said little about the $3.9 trillion budget he submitted to Congress on Tuesday, ...

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  17. Convenience food maker building $33m plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Food Production Daily

    ... state assets can help create more jobs and propel our economy in the right direction ," Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee said. Join us for our free online event, Beverage & Dairy Treatment 2014, on Thursday (March 20 2014). The program starts at ...

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  18. Irish company to build sandwich factory at QuonsetRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... is scheduled to open in spring 2015 at the industrial park, which is owned by the state of Rhode Island. Gov. Lincoln Chafee called the news "a good day for Rhode Island," which has had one of the worst unemployment rates in the nation for years. It ...

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  19. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... in Rhode Island, along with higher sea levels, rising ocean temperatures, coastal erosion and flooding. Gov. Lincoln Chafee recently created a Climate Change Council to coordinate the state's efforts to prepare for climate change.

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  20. State lawmaker: RI must prepare for climate changeRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... in Rhode Island, along with higher sea levels, rising ocean temperatures, coastal erosion and flooding. Gov. Lincoln Chafee recently created a Climate Change Council to coordinate the state's efforts to prepare for climate change.

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