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  1. GoLocalProv | Politics | Russell Moore: Is Raimondo Just a Smooth Lincoln Chafee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Go Local

    Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Gina Raimondo, given her stances on major issues that are eerily similar to the Lincoln Chafee's is in a precarious position. That's because her opponent, Republican Allan Fung, has a real opportunity to tie Raimondo to Chafee, the unpopular governor who was forced to abandon reelection efforts due to low poll numbers, in the next few weeks leading up to the election.

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  2. In 2014 midterms, Republicans increasingly see parallels to 2006 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Washington Post

    ... the campaign. But the other five incumbent races, in which GOP senators such as Jim Talent (Mo.) and Lincoln Chafee (R.I.) had managed to stay in the hunt - started to turn south for Republicans. The main factor was the deep unpopularity of Bush , ... 5 comments

  3. Correcting Mr. ChafeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Washington Monthly

    I'm a huge admirer of Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee, who as a United States Senator took a courageous stand against the Iraq War and strongly condemned the George W. Bush administration's abject failure to respond to the climate crisis. However, in an October 2 interview for Boston PBS affiliate WGBH-TV, Chafee made an odd remark that merits a correction.

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  4. GoLocalProv | News | Can Buddy Beat the Master Lever?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Go Local

    ... exception in Providence was 2010, when just 21.7 percent went for the master lever. That's when independent Lincoln Chafee and Democrat Frank Caprio topped the ticket (along with the GOP's John Robitaille). A ward-by-ward look at voting patterns ...

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  5. GoLocalProv | Politics | Russell Moore: The GOP's Curious Case of Catherine TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Go Local

    ... due to her long association and alliance with the Liberal Chafee family. Most recently, in 2010, Governor Lincoln Chafee appointed her to become his Director of the Department of Elderly Affairs, despite a lack of much experience in that field. ...

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  6. Irish PM Stops at Famine Memorial in ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    ... Providence during a visit to the state. Prime Minister Enda Kenny also spoke at an event Wednesday with Gov. Lincoln Chafee, the state's congressional delegation and other officials to promote business ties between Ireland and the nation's smallest ...

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  7. Irish PM stops at famine memorial in Rhode IslandRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... Providence during a visit to the state. Prime Minister Enda Kenny also spoke at an event Wednesday with Gov. Lincoln Chafee, the state's congressional delegation and other officials to promote business ties between Ireland and the nation's smallest ...

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  8. Chafee names leader of new diversity officeRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Turnto10.com

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Tuesday that Cheryl Burrell will lead the new Office of Diversity, Equity, and Opportunity. She will help with the administration's efforts to increase diversity in the state workforce and to afford more opportunities within state contracts to minority business enterprises.

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  9. State names leader of new diversity officeRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Tuesday that Cheryl Burrell will lead the new Office of Diversity, Equity, and Opportunity. She will help with the administration's efforts to increase diversity in the state workforce and to afford more opportunities within state contracts to minority business enterprises.

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  10. Rhode Island to Get $1.57 Million DOD GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The U.S. Department of Defense is awarding Rhode Island a one-year, $1.57 million grant to help boost the state's economy and help it diversify. Members of the state's congressional delegation and Gov. Lincoln Chafee announced the funding from the department's Office of Economic Adjustment Monday.

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

    Sep 18, 2014 | Go Local

    ... from the Republican Party who sought to keep him off the ballot this week. Catherine Taylor: The former Lincoln Chafee staffer is like Teflon. The RI-GOP is more than willing to overlook Taylor's alliance with the left-wing governor and labor unions ...

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  12. Race Ratings, Take 2: 6 Weeks OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... image and the fact that he's hardly been challenged). Not to mention that Orman could well face the same fate Lincoln Chafee or Scott Brown have in recent years: popular, but not popular enough to overcome the state's lean. Polling in Arkansas is ...

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  13. Chaffee Announces Federal Grant for Train StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    The state has received a $650,000 federal grant to help plan for a new mass transit center in Providence. Gov. Lincoln Chafee and the Rhode Island Department of Transportation announced the federal funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation Wednesday.

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  14. Rhode Island gets federal grant for train stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The state has received a $650,000 federal grant to help plan for a new mass transit center in Providence. Gov. Lincoln Chafee and the Rhode Island Department of Transportation announced the federal funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation Wednesday.

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  15. Rhode Island gets federal grant for train stationRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    The state has received a $650,000 federal grant to help plan for a new mass transit center in Providence. Gov. Lincoln Chafee and the Rhode Island Department of Transportation announced the federal funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation Wednesday.

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  16. Chafee: Review Has Led to Cutting of Red TapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | WHJJ-AM Providence

    Governor Lincoln Chafee says his effort to cut red tape in Rhode Island has identified over 250 changes, including the repeal of dozens of unnecessary regulations. The Democrat's office on Tuesday released a report summarizing the results of a review by state agencies of more than 26,000 pages within the state's 1,600 regulations.

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  17. Rhode Island will still play wind power role, governor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Rhode Island will have a major role to play in the offshore wind industry, even though a developer chose to use New Bedford to build a large wind farm, Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Monday. Rhode Island officials had hoped Cape Wind would use New Bedford and Rhode Island's Quonset Point for the staging and construction of a proposed 130-turbine wind farm off the coast of Cape Cod, bringing jobs and economic activity to both states.

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  18. Chafee sees state as future leader in wind energyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... wind industry, even though a developer chose to use a Massachusetts port to build a large wind farm, Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Monday. Rhode Island officials had hoped Cape Wind would use New Bedford, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island's Quonset Point ...

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    Sep 15, 2014 | CBS 3 Springfield

    Gov. Lincoln Chafee says Rhode Island will have a major role to play in the offshore wind industry, even though a developer chose to use a Massachusetts port to build a large wind farm. Rhode Island officials had hoped Cape Wind would use New Bedford, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island's Quonset Point for the staging and construction of a proposed 130-turbine wind farm off the coast of Cape Cod, bringing jobs and economic activity to both states.

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  20. 1,800 Land Trust Alliance Supporters Gather in Rhode Island to Chart Future of Land ConservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... largest gathering of land conservation leaders will begin Sept. 18 in Providence, Rhode Island. Governor Lincoln Chafee will attend the welcome dinner to kick off Rally 2014: The National Land Conservation Conference, which runs through Sept. 20 at ...

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