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Linc Chafee's Public Statements

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
April 24, 2013 Governor Chafee, RIDOT Announce Transfer of Former I-195 Land for Development
April 24, 2013 Local Firm Selected to Create Statewide Plans for Economic Development and Housing as Part of Sustainable Communities Initiative
April 24, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Senate Passage of the Marriage Equality Act
April 23, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Senate Judiciary Committee Vote on Marriage Equality
April 22, 2013 Reed, Chafee, RI Retailers Urge Congress to Pass Marketplace Fairness Act
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
April 11, 2013 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Names Three Nominees for the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation Board
April 11, 2013 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Launches New Veterans Affairs Website
April 9, 2013 Governor Chafee, Legislative leaders, AG Kilmartin unveil 9-bill gun safety package
April 8, 2013 Work Begins on the Former I-195 Land
April 4, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Situation at the University of Rhode Island
March 28, 2013 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Announces Initial Transition from East Providence Budget Commission back to City Control
March 21, 2013 Governor Chafee Announces $1.97 Million in Governor's Workforce Board Innovative Partnership Grants
March 15, 2013 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Launches Redesigned DMV Website
March 13, 2013 Governor Lincoln Chafee Offers Update on Administration's Ongoing Efforts to Root Out Waste, Fraud and Abuse in Health and Human Services
March 13, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding a Referendum on Marriage Equality
March 12, 2013 2012 Another Banner Year for Rhode Island Exports
March 11, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee - Transparency
March 5, 2013 Governors Fight to Keep Wrestling in Olympics
Feb. 28, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Revised Employment Statistics
Feb. 20, 2013 Governor Chafee to Join Suze Orman and Other Leaders for Panel Discussion on "The Cost of Marriage Inequality"
Feb. 20, 2013 Governor Chafee Joins Sustainable Rhode Island Consortium for Release of Reports on State's Economic Development Data and Conditions of Social Equity
Feb. 13, 2013 Rhode Island Receives Federal Grant to Implement Self-Employment Assistance Program
Feb. 6, 2013 HUD Announces First Round of Allocations of Hurricane Sandy Recovery Funds to Rhode Island
Jan. 24, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding House Passage of Marriage Equality Legislation
Jan. 22, 2013 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding this Afternoon's House Judiciary Committee Vote
Jan. 16, 2013 State of the State and Budget Address
Jan. 15, 2013 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Announces Rhode Island Higher Education Research Collaborative
Jan. 14, 2013 National Firm Selected to Perform Economic Data Analysis on RI's Competitive Strengths, Areas of Improvement as Part of Sustainable Communities Initiative
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
Jan. 10, 2013 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Announces New Transparency and Accountability Initiative, Signs Supporting Executive Order
Jan. 8, 2013 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Supports Elimination of 'Master Lever'
Dec. 24, 2012 Rhode Island Submits Amended Request for Federal Disaster Declaration
Dec. 21, 2012 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee
Dec. 20, 2012 Rhode Island Receives Conditional Approval to Operate Health Benefits Exchange
Dec. 20, 2012 Governor Chafee Declares 1-Week Anniversary of Newtown Tragedy "Day of Mourning" in the State of Rhode Island
Dec. 18, 2012 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee
Dec. 14, 2012 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee
Nov. 30, 2012 Fox News "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript
Nov. 4, 2012 Governor Chafee Announces Funding for SNAP Replacement Benefits in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy
Sept. 27, 2012 RI Receives Over $17 Million to Help Unemployed Find New Jobs
Sept. 26, 2012 Governor Chafee Announces Bond Sale on Behalf of East Providence Public Schools
Sept. 25, 2012 Governor Chafee Thanks RIPEC for Hard Work to Produce Economic Development Report
Sept. 5, 2012 Lincoln Chafee DNC Speech
Aug. 29, 2012 Governor Chafee Launches Tax Amnesty Program
Aug. 24, 2012 Governor Chafee Asks State Police to Secure RIPTA Records, Launch Investigation to Ensure Proper Handling of State Resources
Aug. 22, 2012 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee
Aug. 21, 2012 RIPTA Takes Prompt Action to Address Breaches to Facility Security System
Aug. 17, 2012 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee
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