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Linc Chafee's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
July 11, 2014 Feds Approve Phase II of RI Storm Recovery Plans
March 23, 2014 RI to Receive $7 Million to Enhance Emergency Preparedness
Aug. 20, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Applauding President Obama and HUD Secretary Donovan
April 16, 2013 Rhode Island State Police, National Guard, Blood Centers Assist Massachusetts Response to Marathon Bombings
April 15, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee
Feb. 6, 2013 HUD Announces First Round of Allocations of Hurricane Sandy Recovery Funds to Rhode Island
Dec. 24, 2012 Rhode Island Submits Amended Request for Federal Disaster Declaration
Nov. 4, 2012 Governor Chafee Announces Funding for SNAP Replacement Benefits in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy
Sept. 2, 2011 Governor Chafee to Ask President Obama for Disaster Declaration in Rhode Island
Aug. 29, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Tours Misquamicut Area of Westerly
Aug. 27, 2011 President Obama Grants Governor Chafee's Request for Federal Emergency Declaration
Sept. 11, 2006 Chafee Statement on the 5th Anniversary of the September 11th Attacks
Sept. 3, 2006 Providence Journal: Chafee Counting on Rhode Islanders to Stand by the Independent Man
May 5, 2006 Chafee & Cicilline Announce Significant Development in the Future Ownership of the Fox Point Hurricane Barrier
Feb. 21, 2006 Chafee Raises Concerns Regarding Port Security
Feb. 15, 2006 Chafee Questions Chertoff in Hearing on Response to Hurricane Katrina
Feb. 15, 2006 Chafee, Rice Discuss Palestinian Elections
July 7, 2005 London Bombings
April 13, 2005 Committee On Homeland Security Approves Chafee Sponsored Homeland Security Grant Enhancement Act
Jan. 21, 2005 Chafee Discusses Security Issues With Director Of Homeland Security Nominee Michael Chertoff
Sept. 9, 2004 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Current Situation in Sudan and Prospects for Peace
June 17, 2004 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee - Nomination of John Danforth to be United States Ambassador to the United Nations
Jan. 27, 2004 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Hearing
Nov. 11, 2003 Syria Accountability Act-Continued
Oct. 21, 2003 Hearing of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary
July 29, 2003 Hearing of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee
March 20, 2003 NBC News Special Report: Target: Iraq
March 18, 2003 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Holds Hearing on Diplomacy and the War on Terror
Feb. 11, 2003 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Holds Hearing on Post-Saddam Iraq
Jan. 30, 2003 Senate Foreign Relations Committee Holds Hearing on U.N. Weapons Inspector's Report
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