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  1. Elected Officials Welcome Honda to the Port of DavisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Go Local

    Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse joined with Gov. Lincoln Chafee and leaders from North Atlantic Distribution, Inc and the Quonset Development Corporation today to celebrate the first shipment of Honda automobiles to arrive at the Port of Davisville .

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  2. Chafee Names New Rhode Island Housing ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee has named a new board chairman at Rhode Island Housing and nominated a new member to provide what he calls fresh leadership.

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  3. Rhode Island Leaders Come Together for Education Awareness WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Go Local

    Some of Rhode Island's most influential leaders will stepp into classrooms across the state as a part of Education Awareness Week from March 31 to April 4. The event, hosted by Junior Achievement and Teach for America , kicks off on Monday at the State House with a student-centered celebration where Governor Lincoln Chafee will officially announce ... (more)

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  4. 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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  5. Documentary features local people reciting the Gettysburg AddressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... reciting the Gettysburg Address. The film includes RI's Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee, Colonel Stephen O'Donnell of the State Police, Brad Faxon, Providence Mayor Angel Taveras, Business Owner Cheryl Snead, URI ...

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  6. Connecticut Becomes First State To Pass $10.10 Minimum WageRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... Obama and three other New England governors: Deval Patrick of Massachusetts, Peter Shumlin of Vermont and Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island. All are Democrats who have pushed to raise the minimum wage in their states. New Britain, located in the center ...

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  7. Connecticut Governor expected to sign minimum wage hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Reuters

    ... Obama and three other New England governors: Deval Patrick of Massachusetts, Peter Shumlin of Vermont and Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island. All are Democrats who have pushed to raise the minimum wage in their states. New Britain, located in the center ...

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  8. Mattiello Takes Control of the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Go Local

    ... energy costs, together we have developed the necessary momentum for Rhode Island's recovery," said Governor Lincoln Chafee minutes after the House vote. The Mattiello victory was sweeping and sets forth a new agenda for the House of Representatives. ...

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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. Mattiello Takes Control of the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 | Go Local

    ... energy costs, together we have developed the necessary momentum for Rhode Island's recovery," said Governor Lincoln Chafee minutes after the House vote. The Mattiello victory was sweeping and sets forth a new agenda for the House of Representatives. ...

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  12. Fox Scandal: Winners and LosersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | 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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  13. 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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  14. RI gov: RI will be in "good shape"Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2014 | 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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  15. Russell Moore: Fox's Departure Shouldn't Overshadow AchievementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2014 | 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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  16. Federal funding of $7M to improve RI preparednessRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2014 | 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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  17. Chafee: no comment on Rhode Island Statehouse raidRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2014 | 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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  18. R.I. Speaker Raided by State, FedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | 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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  19. R.I. state police take over House Speaker Fox’s officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | 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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  20. House, Senate endorse Sakonnet toll hike delayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | 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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