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Linc Chafee's Public Statements on Issue: Judicial Branch

Full Name: Lincoln 'Linc' D. Chafee
Office: Governor (RI), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Stephanie; 3 Children: Louisa, Caleb, Thea
Birth Date: 03/26/1953
Birth Place: Warwick, RI
Home City: Warwick, RI
Religion: Episcopalian
Date Title
June 27, 2014 Statement Regarding Rhode Island Commerce Corporation's Settlement with Certain Defendants in Pending 38 Studios Lawsuit
June 3, 2014 Providence Journal - Elevate the Dialogue
Aug. 28, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee on the Court's Initial Ruling in the 38 Studios Case
June 26, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln Chafee on the U.S. Supreme Court's Decision Striking Down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)
Jan. 14, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding the U.S. Supreme Court's Denial of Certiorari in the Matter of Jason Wayne Pleau
June 28, 2012 Governor Lincoln Chafee, Lt. Governor Roberts, State Officials Respond to Supreme Court Decision on Affordable Care Act
May 15, 2012 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Nominates Luis M. Matos for the Rhode Island Superior Court
Feb. 7, 2012 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee to File Amicus Brief in Support of City of Providence
Sept. 13, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo on Today's Superior Court Ruling
Sept. 1, 2006 Chafee Chairs Hearing to Interpret Supreme Court Decision Regarding Clean Water
Aug. 1, 2006 Chafee Chairs Hearing to Interpret Supreme Court Decisions Regarding Clean Water
Jan. 31, 2006 Nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court
Jan. 30, 2006 Chafee Statement on Judge Alito Nomination
Sept. 28, 2005 Executive Session
July 20, 2004 Nomination of William Gerry Myers III to be a United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit
Jan. 9, 2003 FDCH Transcripts
Jan. 1, 1 Senator Chafee's Statement On Alberto Gonzales Nomination To Be Attorney General
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