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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. Providence Asked to Require Warrant for DetainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... to follow the state prison system and stop honoring federal immigration detainers without a warrant. Gov. Lincoln Chafee last week ordered the corrections department to require warrants for all detainers issued by U.S. Immigration and Customs ...

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  13. BlumShapiro Tax Update: Tax Changes in 2015 Rhode Island Budget Bill...Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2014 | PRWeb

    Last month, Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee signed the state's fiscal year 2015 budget bill.

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  14. Great Island Bridge just one of many in disrepair in RIRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Narragansett Times

    ... Galilee is among them. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, Rep. Jim Langevin and Rep. David Cicilline, as well as Gov. Lincoln Chafee were given a personal tour of the bridge by Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) Director Michael Lewis to get a ...

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  15. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Rhode Island's congressional delegation and Gov. Lincoln Chafee have announced $193,000 in federal funds to help the state prepare for coastline erosion from storms and rising sea levels.

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  16. State gets $193K to prepare for coastal erosionRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Rhode Island's congressional delegation and Gov. Lincoln Chafee have announced $193,000 in federal funds to help the state prepare for coastline erosion from storms and rising sea levels.

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  17. RI's 5 things: Immigrant holds, joblessness downRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... and Customs Enforcement - known as detainers - to hold an immigrant unless a warrant has been issued. Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed the new policy Thursday. Civil liberties and immigrants' rights advocates had raised constitutional concerns. In ...

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  18. Undocumented children debate reaches RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    ... there was a sense of urgency, either to open the borders as a refuge or to close them out of caution. Gov. Lincoln Chafee told NBC 10 that Rhode Island has not been contacted by any federal agencies to talk about housing undocumented children. ...

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  19. Immigration rallies held in ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... that we could in an emergency situation, deal with a request from the federal government," said Governor Lincoln Chafee. "45 million Americans in poverty, 35% of which are children, yet we want to help children that are flooding illegally to this ...

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  20. Bridge repairs halted with lack of federal highway fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    ... connects Great Island to the main land in Galilee and average daily use is about 1,800 cars a day. Gov. Lincoln Chafee, U.S. Congressmen Jim Langevin and David Cicilline and U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse took a look at the conditions of the ...

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