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  1. Debbie Wasserman Schultz Steps Down After #DNCLeaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Urban Legends

    ... you think President Obama's 2012 campaign was run by actress Eva Longoria; or former Republican Senator Lincoln Chafee; or high school guidance counselor Loretta Harper - all of whom were among 24 people who served as honorary co-chairs of Obama's ...

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  2. Debbie Wasserman Schultz did not get promoted and she's not running Hillary's campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... you think President Obama's 2012 campaign was run by actress Eva Longoria; or former Republican Senator Lincoln Chafee; or high school guidance counselor Loretta Harper-all of whom were among 24 people who served as honorary co-chairs of Obama's ...

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  3. OP-ED | Rhode Island Tweaks Connecticut AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    ... of course drugstore giant CVS, which had threatened to leave the state because of high taxes and former Gov. Lincoln Chafee's indifference to its plight. That is until the state sweetened the pot with more than $25 million in tax credits in 2015. ...

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  4. Pence on Employment RecordRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | FactCheck.org

    ... had a Democratic governor for the entire time. And one, Rhode Island, began the time with ex-Republican Lincoln Chafee in office. He was elected as an independent and declared himself a Democrat in May 2013, soon after Pence took office. In short, ...

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  5. TRASH bill long overdueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... who believed he had enough votes to pass it. On the last day of the 1994 Senate session, a single senator - Lincoln Chafee from Rhode Island, a garbage-exporting state - put a "hold" on the legislation and it died. Robert Casey sought the ...

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  6. Dr. Jill Stein Would Make A Better Commander-In-Chief Than Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Switched

    During a Democratic debate last October, Hillary Clinton advocated a no-fly zone in Syria, even though Russian jets patrolled the skies. It's also important to note that ISIS doesn't have an air force , therefore American planes would be forced to defend this no-fly zone against both Russia and Syria.

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    Monday Jul 18 | The Times-Tribune

    ... who believed he had enough votes to pass it. On the last day of the 1994 Senate session, a single senator - Lincoln Chafee from Rhode Island, a garbage-exporting state - put a "hold" on the legislation and it died. Mr. Casey sought the legislation ...

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  8. Business | CNBC: Rhode Island is Last In America for BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Go Local

    ... for business. Scott Cohn , the author of the rankings interviewed Raimondo and then pointed out that Governor Lincoln Chafee before her had made many of the same claims about how RI's economy was on the rebound. Rhode Island ranks 45th for cost of ...

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  9. Dirt flies for longer runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Warwickonline.com

    ... a "mutual effort" involving the whole community. He also cited the role former mayor and governor Lincoln Chafee played in making it possible. He went on to say: "It is nice to say if they will build it, they will come." He offered no assurances, ...

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  10. With recreational and medical marijuana on the rise, feds re-evaluating how to treat the drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... therapeutic value. Twenty-six states already have legalized its medical use. In 2011, she and Republican Lincoln Chafee, who was then the governor of Rhode Island, filed a 106-page petition with the DEA, arguing that the categorization of marijuana ...

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  11. Politics | Questions Over Candidate's Residence, Voting History Arise in North ProvidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Go Local

    ... for those homeowners that live on the premises. In 2010, GoLocal reported that then-gubernatorial candidate Lincoln Chafee had 11 motor vehicles registered in Exeter, a homestead exemption in Providence, and a declaration of residency in Warwick - ...

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  12. DEA to decide if pot is still a Schedule 1 drug or has medical potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... therapeutic value. Twenty-six states already have legalized its medical use. In 2011, she and Republican Lincoln Chafee, who was then the governor of Rhode Island, filed a 106-page petition with the DEA, arguing that the categorization of marijuana ...

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  13. Efforts to relax pot rules gaining...Read the original story

    Jun 23, 2016 | Samoa News

    ... dispensaries this year in Colorado, even though they complied with state and local law. In Rhode Island, Gov. Lincoln Chafee blocked three dispensaries from opening last year after the state's top federal prosecutor warned they could be prosecuted. ...

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  14. News | Does Providence Have an Ethics Problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Go Local

    ... Under Speaker Nicholas Mattiello, there have been two major ethics reforms. In July of 2014, former Governor Lincoln Chafee signed the bill promoted by GOP Gubernatorial candidate Ken Block and ushered through the General Assembly by Mattiello to ...

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  15. News | RI Female Leaders Criticize Westerly Yacht Club's Males-Only Membership PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Go Local

    ... Former Secretary of State candidate Sue Stenhouse, who served as a community liaison for former Governor Lincoln Chafee as well as the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, questioned the club's use of state resources while maintaining the ...

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  16. Hacker Docs Show DNC Allied With Hillary Clinton Against Bernie SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Breitbart.com

    ... positives throughout the course of the primary. The document also shows the DNC working against former Sen. Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island, former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley and former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb-who all launched candidacies of their ...

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  17. Time to remove marijuana from the Controlled Substances ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Hill

    ... practitioner in 2009. The second was filed in 2011 by then-Govs. Christine Gregoire (D) of Washington and Lincoln Chafee (D) of Rhode Island. A similar 2002 petition filed by a coalition of marijuana law reform and health advocacy organizations was ...

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  18. Corrente gives Avedisian 'F' on RIPTA service, agency countersRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Warwickonline.com

    ... is not a reflection on RIPTA's operation or performance." He notes with the support of the board, former Gov. Lincoln Chafee brought in the Rhode Island State Police for an oversight of the agency to conduct security breaches and other deficiencies ...

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  19. Lincoln Chafee: Sanders Would Bring 'Unification' as Clinton's VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | News Max

    Bernie Sanders' supporters will "enthusiastically" turn to support Hillary Clinton's bid for the White House and it would be a "fabulous message of unification" for Clinton to pick Sanders as her running mate, former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee said Wednesday. "Considering the foil that is Donald Trump, everybody I know that has supported Sen. Sanders is willingly enthusiastically going to support Secretary Clinton," Chafee, who dropped his own Democratic run for president in October, told Carol Costello on her CNN program .

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  20. Why is Hillary Clinton yet to claim victory?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | ABC News

    ... Harvard Professor Lawrence Lessig, former senator from Virginia Jim Webb and former Rhode Island governor Lincoln Chafee all dropped out of the race last year. The Democratic presidential candidate will be officially chosen during a vote at the ...

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