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  1. "The Sunday Political Brunch" -- February 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Patch.com

    ... included former Governor Jeb Bush (R-FL) - a potential candidate for President in 2016 - and former Governor Lincoln Chafee (D-RI). Patriots executive Ernie Adams was also in that class. At one of his White House Super Bowl receptions, Belichick ...

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  2. Debate Takeaways: Clinton, Sanders mix it up over Wall St.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Echo

    ... candidates Jim Webb, representing the conservative wing of the Democratic party, and converted Republican Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island, dropped out early in the race. "Under his definition, President Obama is not progressive because he took ...

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  3. 2016 dropouts: Presidential candidates who called it quitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1WYMwAG Democratic presidential hopeful Martin O'Malley visits his campaign office prior to the Iowa caucus on Feb. 1. The former Maryland governor will withdraw from the race after a poor showing in his uphill battle against Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee says he will no longer seek the presidential nomination while speaking at the Democratic National Committee 22nd Annual Women's Leadership Forum National Issues Conference in Washington, on Oct. 23, 2015.

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  4. 2016 presidential race dropoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | USA Today

    Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1WXN35V Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee says he will no longer seek the presidential nomination while speaking at the Democratic National Committee 22nd Annual Women's Leadership Forum National Issues Conference in Washington, on Oct. 23, 2015. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the Eagle Council XLIV, sponsored by the Eagle Forum in St. Louis on Sept.

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  5. Phil-osophically SpeakingRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2012 | Three Village Times

    ... at public schools or object to televising A Charlie Brown Christmas? Insist like Rhode Island's Governor Lincoln Chafee on calling the Christmas tree a Holiday Tree? The last reference, I suppose, has been the logical culmination of the now ...

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  6. GoLocalProv | Politics | Don Roach: Trusting Politicians is Like Hoping to Win Powerball’s MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Go Local

    ... just hoping something would change or probably more appropriate think about the 30 percent or so that elected Lincoln Chafee expecting him to be a good Governor when the majority of us knew there wasn't much a chance of him being a competent ...

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  7. Another One Bites the Dust: George Pataki Calls It QuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | SFGate

    ... former or current governors who have called it quits already: former Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas; former Gov. Lincoln Chafee, D-R.I.; Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis.; and Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La., have all dropped out. Rather amazingly, Pataki managed to ...

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  8. Hot TopicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... former or current governors who have called it quits already: former Gov. Rick Perry, R-Texas; former Gov. Lincoln Chafee, D-R.I.; Gov. Scott Walker, R-Wis.; and Gov. Bobby Jindal, R-La., have all dropped out. Rather amazingly, Pataki managed to ...

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  9. US leaves the world puzzled by dragging its feet on metric systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | The Nation

    ... raised the adoption of the metric system as a criterion to reduce unnecessary barriers and costs of trade. Lincoln Chafee, former Rhode Island governor who has dropped out of the 2016 Democratic presidential race, was probably the only candidate who ...

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  10. Rhode Island's top 2015 stories include PawSox, Fox, ChafeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... "just plain stupidity." He was sent to prison for three years and is due to be released in 2018. Former Gov. Lincoln Chafee surprised the political world, and many of his closest allies, when he announced he was exploring a Democratic run for ...

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  11. Slim PickingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Weekly Standard

    ... Sanders of Vermont is 73, looks 10 years older, and says a 90 percent income-tax rate would be fine with him. Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island didn't run for reelection as governor in 2014 because his approval rating was so low. Jim Webb, the former ...

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  12. GoLocalProv | Politics | RI's Two Sitting Senators are Among theRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Go Local

    ... in the Senate. RI's members of the House of Representative are even more partisan READ HERE. In contrast, Lincoln Chafee was the overall least partisan of the 227 Senators who served. Chafee, of course, switched to being an Independent when he ran ...

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  13. Collins named second-most bipartisan U.S. senator since 1993Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    U.S. Sen. Susan Collins scored a top mark on an index of bipartisan senators released by the Lugar Center and Georgetown University on Tuesday. The Maine Republican was named the second-most bipartisan U.S. senator to serve since 1993 - trailing only Lincoln Chafee of Rhode Island, who served from 1999 to 2007 as a Republican, was an independent governor and ran for president briefly this year as a Democrat.

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  14. GoLocalProv | Politics | Riley: Junk Bond Collapse Hits RI Pension FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2011 | Go Local

    ... "surplus" for 2015 be used to pay down our unfunded liabilities as promised by the General Assembly and Lincoln Chafee. Michael G. Riley is vice chair at Rhode Island Center for Freedom and Prosperity, and is managing member and founder of Coastal ...

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  15. Whom or what do the 2016 candidates consider America's greatest threat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | The Hill

    ... debates. Regarding what he considered to be the greatest threat to America, former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee, who has since dropped out of the running, said, "It's certainly the chaos in the Middle East. There's no doubt about it." "I believe ...

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  16. An ideological divideRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Warwickonline.com

    ... guy who dropped out of the Democratic race for President of the United States. Since Rhode Island's very own Lincoln Chafee dropped out around the same time, it was an event that might have been easily overlooked. Former Senator Webb of Virginia has ...

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  17. Presidential race: 5 GOP, 5 Demo candidates file to compete in UtahRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... the Utah Democratic Party they intended to compete in the party caucus, but two, former Rhode Island Sen. Lincoln Chafee and Virginia Sen. Jim Webb, have already dropped out of the race. State Democratic Party Executive Director Lauren Littlefield ...

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  18. On 'The Preponderance of the Evidence,' Bernie Sanders Is a DemocratRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | The Nation

    ... Ben Carson was registered as an independent until last year; former Democratic presidential contender Lincoln Chafee served as a Republican US Senator and as the independent governor of Rhode Island, while former Republican presidential contender ...

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  19. 2016's Presidential Campaign Dropouts: A Closer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2015 | KXRO radio

    ... announcing an end to his nearly five-month-long White House bid. Last month, long-shot Democratic contenders Lincoln Chafee, a former governor of Rhode Island, and Jim Webb, a former U.S. senator from Virginia, both cut short their presidential ...

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  20. Frame the questions, make the candidates really debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | The Hill

    ... flies in the face of what is considered standard presidential debate rules in the general election. To go Lincoln Chafee on you, it is general election debate Rule 5e, which says, "The candidates may not ask each other direct questions during any of ...

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