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  1. Democratic presidential candidate calls on party to blame GOP for Iraq WarRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee says the Republican party is to blame for the Iraq war and that voters need to be reminded of it. Speaking at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast, the former Rhode Island governor called on his fellow Democrats to point out all the problems caused by the war in 2002.

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  2. Democratic Candidate Chafee: Rival Clinton Has 'Self-Inflicted Wounds'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee on Tuesday said rival Hillary Clinton has "self-inflicted wounds," citing controversy over her email use as secretary of state and questions that have arisen over donors to her family's foundation. Speaking at a breakfast event in Washington, D.C., hosted by the Christian Science Monitor, the former Rhode Island governor appeared at first reluctant to criticize Mrs. Clinton, who is polling on average 57 percentage points above him, according to a Real Clear Politics roundup.

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  3. Clinton, Democratic hopefuls to address DNC membersRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... of the party's main presidential candidates will address DNC members next month. Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former ...

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  4. Huffpost Hill - Lincoln Chafee Speaks Softly And Carries Tiny Poll NumbersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Switched

    ... movement/juicy miscellanea to huffposthill@huffingtonpost.com. Follow us on Twitter - @HuffPostHill WELL, LINCOLN CHAFEE DOES SPEAK SOFTLY... Really softly... Sam Stein: "Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, whose candidacy for the Democratic ...

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  5. Chafee wants to find out how to negotiate with ISISRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee may be running against Hillary Clinton, but he's centering his entire campaign around the mistake he believes the Bush administration made in 2002 by invading Iraq. "My motivator [to run] was the mistake we made back in 2002 and the consequences, the ramifications and the challenges to fix it," Chafee told reporters at a press breakfast Tuesday.

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  6. Lincoln Chafee targets Hillary Clinton on Iraq War voteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee targeted Hillary Clinton in comments to reporters Tuesday, arguing that Democrats should not pick a candidate for president who, like Mrs. Clinton, voted in favor of the Iraq War in 2002. At a Monitor-hosted breakfast for reporters, Mr. Chafee rejected the argument that Clinton's overwhelming lead in the polls shows that voters don't agree with him on the importance of the war vote.

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  7. Lincoln Chafee Needles Clinton: Iraq War Vote a created all the problemsaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

    Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Tuesday he's seeking the Democratic nomination to keep the question of the Iraq War alive, one which implicitly haunts Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. Democrats need to point out that the problems with ISIS and other instability in the Middle East started with the Iraq War and should not be afraid to tag Republicans on the issue, Chafee, who was a senator at that time of the vote in 2002, said during a Christian Science Monitor Breakfast in Washington.

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  8. Lincoln Chafee Has A Lot of Nice Things to Say About RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Time

    For someone running for the Democratic nomination for President, Lincoln Chafee has a lot of nice things to say about Republicans. That may be because he used to be one: Chafee was a Republican Senator from Rhode Island from 1999 to 2007, then an Independent for the beginning of his tenure as Governor of the state from 2011 to 2015, finally switching his party affiliation to Democrat in 2013.

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  9. Lincoln Chafee wona t vouch for Hilla...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Democratic presidential candidate Lincoln Chafee on Tuesday refused to vouch for the honesty and trustworthiness of Hillary Rodham Clinton , as he cited scandals that dog her campaign and raised questions about her judgment and integrity. The former Rhode Island governor said that Mrs. Clinton , the front-runner for the party's presidential nomination, had suffered "self-inflicted wounds" and had to answer questions about her exclusive use of private email for official business as secretary of state, possibly breaking laws for handling of classified documents.

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  10. Lincoln Chafee needles Clinton: Iraq war vote 'created all the problems'Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Tuesday he's seeking the Democratic nomination to keep the question of the Iraq War alive, one which implicitly haunts Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton. Democrats need to point out that the problems with ISIS and other instability in the Middle East started with the Iraq War and should not be afraid to tag Republicans on the issue, Chafee, who was a senator at that time of the vote in 2002, said during a Christian Science Monitor Breakfast in Washington.

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  11. Middle Class Action Project endorses Bernie SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SILive.com

    It will be nine months before New Yorkers vote in the presidential primary and a pro-union group on Staten Island has just given Sen. Bernie Sanders, the independent from Vermont, a self-described Democratic socialist, his first public endorsement from a group here. The Middle Class Action Project, an organization that promotes Democratic policy and that often hosts debates and panels for candidates running for office, endorsed Sanders, who is running against Hillary Clinton; former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee; former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley; and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb for the Democratic nomination in 2016.

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  12. Wry & Ginger: Catty comments for dog days of summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... many people would wear campaign buttons reading, “We Can't Stand Pat.” - Maybe you've heard, Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island has his hat in the ring. One of his campaign promises is to get this country onto the metric system. Oh well, a ...

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  13. GoLocalProv | Politics | Moore: Forget GE, RI Can’t Even Retain TeespringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Go Local

    ... state government in Rhode Island, or make the right campaign contributions.) Everybody gives former Governor Lincoln Chafee a tough time for his frustrating term in office, but at least Chafee tried to lure GE Capital to Rhode Island back in 2011. ...

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  14. Everything You Need to Know About Lincoln ChafeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | ABC News

    What he used to do: Independent governor of Rhode Island. Chafee left office in January 2015 after serving one term.

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  15. Gallup Poll - Democrat 2016 Presidential Candidates: Hillary...Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Scared Monkeys

    ... Vermont, former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley at and former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, what does that say about Hillary? Also, shame on the Democrat party for not having another viable candidate to vote for. Or ...

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  16. Sanders' favorability doubles since MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Hill

    ... Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley was 9 percent favorable to 13 percent unfavorable. And former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee was 6 percent favorable to 11 percent unfavorable. Sanders is in second at 17 percent. Vice President Joe Biden, who has not ...

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  17. Lincoln Chafee: Awful Bad, Awful SadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Townhall

    For the first time in national history, a Rhode Island native son is running for President: Lincoln Chafee. "Stumbling" is more accurate, since shortly after declaring an exploratory committee, he fumbled into making himself a full-fledged candidate, and all the campaign finance hoopla which accompanies it.

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  18. Chafee Predicts Biden Will Make a Bid for the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | News Max

    Vice President Joe Biden will run for president, Democratic presidential hopeful Lincoln Chafee has predicted. "I think he's going to get in," the former Rhode Island governor and senator said during an interview with Larry King on his Ora.tv show "PoliticKING."

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  19. Watch Jon Stewart Get Donald Trump Fever on 'Daily Show'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | RollingStone

    ... had dinner together in Iowa. Of the Democratic "other guys," Stewart calls monotone Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee "a white noise machine running for president." While the long-shot liberal favorite Bernie Sanders is at least entertaining, he ...

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  20. Lincoln Chafee: Joe Biden Will Enter 2016 Race [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Daily Caller

    Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee predicted that Vice President Joe Biden will enter the 2016 race for the Democratic nomination during an interview Thursday. Speaking to longtime host Larry King, Chafee said that he would put "two dollars" on a Biden bid, going on later to say "I think he's going to get in."

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