Governor Lincoln 'Linc' D. Chafee's Public Statements


Full Name: Lincoln 'Linc' D. Chafee
Current Office: Governor, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last 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
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Issue Position: LNG Issue Position: Gambling Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Education Issue Position: Immigration Issue Position: Consolidation Issue Position: Historic Tax Credits Issue Position: Economy of Rhode Island Issue Position: Budget Deficit Issue Position: Local Government Issue Position: Runway Expansion Issue Position: State Building Usage Issue Position: Pension Reform Issue Position: Economy Issue Position: Environment 8/14/14 Governor Chafee Requires Executive Agencies in Rhode Island to Adopt Immigration Detainer Policy 8/08/14 News Linc: The Importance of the Defense Sector in Rhode Island 7/25/14 Governor Chafee Nominates 2 Council Chairs to Board of Education 7/23/14 Statement from Governor Chafee Regarding Unaccompanied Children in the Southwest 7/21/14 Statement from Governor Chafee Regarding Unaccompanied Children in the Southwest 7/18/14 Whitehouse, Chafee, Langevin & Cicilline Highlight Threat to Jobs & Safety Posed by Potential Highway Shutdown 7/17/14 RI Receives Nearly $200K for Coastal Resiliency Project 7/17/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives; Harry Reid, Majority Leader; Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Export-Import Bank 7/11/14 Feds Approve Phase II of RI Storm Recovery Plans 7/09/14 State of Rhode Island Automates Employment Application Process 7/08/14 Governor Chafee Announces Ernie Boch Jr.'s Donation to the Rhode Island Free Clinic 7/03/14 Statement From the Office of Governor Chafee Regarding His Support for An Act Authorizing State-Operated Casino Gaming at Newport Grand 7/01/14 Governor Chafee Signs an Act Relating to Criminal Procedures and an Act Relating to Health and Safety 6/27/14 Statement Regarding Rhode Island Commerce Corporation's Settlement with Certain Defendants in Pending 38 Studios Lawsuit 6/19/14 Letter to Nicholas Mattiello, Speaker of the Rhode Island House - Signs FY 2015 Budget 6/18/14 Governor Chafee Unveils Online Small Business Suggestion Box 6/17/14 Governor Patrick Joins with New England Governors in Massachusetts for Announcement of Regional Strategy to Address Opioid Abuse Epidemic 6/16/14 Legislation Removes Barriers for Renewable Energy Businesses 6/13/14 Whitehouse, Chafee, State Officials & National Grid Team up to Help RI Towns & Cities with Key Energy Investments 6/05/14 Statement Regarding the Budget Announcement by the House Committee on Finance 6/03/14 Providence Journal - Elevate the Dialogue 6/02/14 Governor Chafee Applauds New Federal Rule to Cut Carbon Emissions 5/30/14 Warwick Wins Approval of Up to $3.6 Million in Federal Funding for Wastewater Treatment Facility 5/29/14 RI Set to Receive $1.9 Million in Groundfish Disaster Relief Funds 5/29/14 Eight State Alliance Releases Plan to Put 3.3 Million Zero Emission Vehicles on the Road 5/28/14 'Kids Reading Across Rhode Island' Kicks Off at the State House 5/28/14 EPA Awards $2.7 Million to Clean-Up Brownfield Sites in Rhode Island 5/15/14 Governor Chafee Signs Historic Apprenticeship Program into Existence at Annual Meeting for the Governor's Workforce Board 5/13/14 Road & Bridge Bill Includes Major Infrastructure Funding Championed by Sen. Whitehouse 5/13/14 Statement: Governor Chafee Blasts Advocates of Default on 38 Studios Bonds 5/02/14 Statement from the Office of Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding the One-Year Anniversary of the Marriage Equality Act 4/24/14 Statement from the Office of Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding 195 Commission 4/21/14 Reed, Chafee, U.S. Energy Secretary Moniz Headline Forum on Nation's Energy Future 4/21/14 U.S. Department of Energy's Quadrennial Energy Review and Visit by U.S. Secretary of Energy Dr. Ernest Moniz 4/11/14 Seven Teams to Share $806K in 2014 Collaborative Research Grant Awards