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  1. Michael Riley: The Harsh Reality of the Pension and OPEB CrisisRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Go Local

    ... a specific plan? What will happen if they don't? We have all seen the King of "consensus and Can-kicking " Lincoln Chafee throughout his career, so tt's hard to believe that this pension commission, which reports to the Governor, will do anything ...

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  2. Marijuana news: Rhode Island governor won't rule out marijuana legalizationRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee told a reporter he wouldn't rule out signing a bill legalizing marijuana, The Providence Journal reports .

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  3. Olympic figure skating medalist returns home to RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The 23-year-old Cranston native was presented with a commemorative key to her hometown and a citation from Gov. Lincoln Chafee during a ceremony Monday night at Schneider Arena at Providence College.

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  4. Brown to host TRI-Lab open houseRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... at the new TRI-Lab offices at 10 Davol Square. Brown University President Christina Paxson, Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, and others will make brief remarks. PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] - Brown will announce the launch of two new Rhode ...

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  5. Russell J. Moore: Licht Admits Negligence on 38 StudiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | Go Local

    ... about the Chafee administration's negligence surrounding the financial demise of 38 Studios. Licht - Governor Lincoln Chafee's Director of Administration, and all-around statehouse top dog - told Channel 12 WPRI's Tim White last week that "no one ...

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  6. Rhode Island Governor Offers Amazingly Stoner-Sounding Idea For Pot RevenuesRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    During a Monday appearance on HuffPost Live, Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee discussed one of the most stoner-sounding ideas for putting marijuana tax revenues to good use in his state.

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  7. John Hickenlooper, Colorado Governor, Discourages Other States From Legalizing PotRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | Switched

    ... marijuana in the coming years, the revenue from the drug could have a major impact around the country. Lincoln Chafee, the Independent governor of Rhode Island, recently said on HuffPost Live that "the revenue [from legal marijuana sales] is ...

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  8. Blue Cross celebrating 75th anniversary in RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... of Rhode Island, which merged in 1982 with a separate organization called Blue Shield of Rhode Island. Gov. Lincoln Chafee and members of the company's leadership will attend a ceremonial proclamation signing at the Statehouse on Thursday to mark ...

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

    Feb 22, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee plans to return tomorrow from the winter meeting in Washington of the National Governors Association.

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  10. RI's 5 Things: pension deal blasted, salt runs lowRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... on the City Council and the local school board . City officials said they're reviewing the lawsuit. Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed an executive order Friday creating the Executive Climate Change Council, a new task force that aims to coordinate the ...

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  11. Side of the Rhode: Who's Hot and Who's Not in RI Politics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Go Local

    ... can work in unison to fight mass surveillance, and laid a foundation for escalation over months to come." As Lincoln Chafee - "As we move forward as Rhode Islanders, let us mourn the victims, and work with their families to stop these needless, ...

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  12. Chafee creates council on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee signed an executive order Friday creating the organization, which will work with state agencies to prepare for rising sea levels, coastal erosion, severe weather and other health and economic impacts of climate change.

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  13. RI gov to create council on climate changeRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee plans to formally create the council with an executive order Friday during a visit to the West Warwick Wastewater Treatment Facility.

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  14. Dispute over counting RI pension settlement ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... for this. This isn't something new that we invented here and it's agreed to by all parties," said Governor Lincoln Chafee, (D) Rhode Island. "Oh this is stacked. This is stacked, beyond. This is a done deal. You might as well just rubber stamp this ...

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  15. RI sets aside $200k for seafood, farming marketingRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee announced Thursday that the state plans to award $200,000 in grants to farmers and seafood businesses to help them promote their products.

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  16. Where Avedisian is going...another bid for mayor?Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    ... 1990, the year he ran for City Council. He successfully ran in a special election to complete the term of Lincoln Chafee in 2000 after Chafee was appointed by then Gov. Lincoln Almond to complete the term of his late father, Senator John Chafee. By ...

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  17. Dee from the Desk: John Hazen White explains donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... finance committee but in 2010 Harpootian cut checks to both Republican John Robitaille and Independent Lincoln Chafee. At the time Harpootian was involved in the Republican Party. Another popular stomping ground for candidates who have just made ...

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  18. RI gov to create Climate Change CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... and economic impacts of climate change. It will also develop strategies for reducing carbon emissions. Gov. Lincoln Chafee plans to formally create the council Friday during a visit to the West Warwick Wastewater Treatment Facility. Several ...

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  19. Long road ahead for pension dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Warwickonline.com

    DEAL ANNOUNCED: General Treasurer Gina Raimondo speaks during a Valentine's Day press conference announcing a proposed pension settlement as Gov. Lincoln Chafee looks on.

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  20. RI mayors blast closed-door talks in pension dealRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... consulted about a proposal that will cost local taxpayers millions. Several local leaders also urged Gov. Lincoln Chafee and state lawmakers to find ways to help them absorb the cost of the settlement, which would roll back parts of the landmark law ...

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