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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
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
Aug. 25, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Meets with JetBlue Representatives in New York
Aug. 21, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee's Remarks at Touro Synagogue
Aug. 19, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Travels to Canada
Aug. 17, 2011 Interior Launches Leasing Process for Commercial Wind Energy Offshore Rhode Island and Massachusetts
Aug. 17, 2011 Salazar, Reed, Whitehouse and Rhode Island Leaders Visit Birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution
Aug. 1, 2011 City of Central Falls Files for Chapter 9 Bankruptcy
Aug. 1, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Holds Ceremonial Signing for I-195 Commission Legislation
July 9, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Signs Legislation Establishing the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission
July 6, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Signs Voter ID Legislation
June 6, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee to Lead Rhode Island Economic Trade Mission to Israel in November
May 23, 2011 Governor Chafee Announces $5.2 Million Federal Grant to Aid State in Establishing Rhode Island Health Insurance Exchange
May 9, 2011 Rhode Island Receives $28 Million in Rail Funds
April 25, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Will Lead a Delegation to Baltimore, Maryland -- Trip Will Explore City's Medical & Life-Sciences Hub
March 31, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Welcomes Vermont Governor Peter E. Shumlin to Rhode Island
March 15, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and RIDOT Director Lewis Hold Press Conference to Highlight the Governor's Plan to Responsibly Fund Infrastructure Investments
March 14, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Travels to Woonsocket to Discuss How His Proposed Budget Would Help Small Businesses and Consumers
March 14, 2011 Letter to Eric C. Schwaab Assistant Administrator for Fisheries National Marine Fisheries Service
March 11, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Joins with Mayors, Town Administrators to Detail his Budget's Support for Municipalities and New MAST Program
March 9, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Unveils First Budget in Address to General Assembly
March 7, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee to Deliver First Budget Address, "Path to Prosperity," Tomorrow Night
Feb. 25, 2011 Rhode Island One of Nine States to Receive Competitive National Grant for Work Support Strategies
Feb. 24, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Hosts Healthcare Discussion on Strategies to Improve RI Healthcare for Employers, Employees and Providers
Feb. 23, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Notifies Law Firms Under Contract with the State of 15% Reduction in Legal Fees
Feb. 14, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Will Lead a Delegation to Houston, Texas -- Explore City's Medical & Life-Sciences Hub as Model for Providence
Feb. 14, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Directs Administration to Assist Advanced Solutions for Tomorrow Employees Left Jobless by Company's Closing
Jan. 13, 2011 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Signs Executive Order 11-04 Establishing RI Healthcare Reform Commission
Jan. 10, 2011 Rebuilding of Rhode Island Water Treatment Plants to Use Green Technology to Reap Energy Savings
Oct. 21, 2010 Hummel Report - Linc Chafee, 2010 Independent Candidate for Governor
Oct. 19, 2010 Providence Journal - Chafee Fires Back at Caprio, Citing Tax Increases
Oct. 17, 2010 The Brown Daily Herald - Lincoln Chafee '75 P'14 Speaks with The Brown Daily Herald
Oct. 12, 2010 Projo.com - Chafee Promises More Government Services Online
Oct. 7, 2010 Watch Linc Chafee at the WPRI Gubernatorial Debate
Oct. 6, 2010 Blog: Frank Caprio, Political Allies Attempting to Buy Election
Oct. 1, 2010 Pawtucket Times - Chafee Promises Job Creation
Sept. 24, 2010 GoLocalProv.com - Chafee Delivers One-Two Punch to Caprio
Sept. 24, 2010 Projo.com - R.I. Governor Candidate Chafee Attacks Opponent Caprio on Staffing, Pension Plans
Sept. 24, 2010 RIFuture.org - Lincoln Chafee on Jobs, the RIEDC, Race to the Top and More
Sept. 23, 2010 Caprio Failed to Take Action on Local Pension Crisis
Sept. 23, 2010 Blog: Chafee Proposes Pension Reform Plan
Oct. 11, 2006 Chafee Captures Endorsement of Human Rights Campaign
Sept. 29, 2006 Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act
Sept. 29, 2006 Chafee's Blackstone Legislation Heads to the President for Signature
Sept. 12, 2006 Biden Leads Bipartisan Effort to Call on President to Take Immediate Action in Darfur
Sept. 12, 2006 Chafee Wins - Thank you Rhode Island
Sept. 11, 2006 Chafee Statement on the 5th Anniversary of the September 11th Attacks
Sept. 8, 2006 Chafee: "I wouldn't Have Been Successful If I Didn't Wear Out the Shoe Leather in This Democratic State,"
Sept. 3, 2006 Chafee Introduces Legislation to Designate Newport Revolutionary War Route a National Historic Trail
Sept. 3, 2006 Providence Journal: Chafee Counting on Rhode Islanders to Stand by the Independent Man
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