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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4/11/14 Seven Teams to Share $806K in 2014 Collaborative Research Grant Awards 4/10/14 State of Rhode Island, Council 94, and Coalition Announce Collective Bargaining Tentative Agreement 3/23/14 RI to Receive $7 Million to Enhance Emergency Preparedness 3/20/14 RIPTA Receives $1.6 Million Sandy Resiliency Grant to Strengthen Newport Gateway Center 3/13/14 Rhode Island receives no-cost extension of Race to the Top grant 3/11/14 Governor Chafee Announces Launch of a New User-Friendly Website for the Rhode Island Division of Municipal Finance 3/10/14 Rhode Island to Continue 'Heat and Eat' Benefit 3/08/14 BHDDH Joins Local Organizations to Promote 'Get Covered Day' 2/28/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Army National Guard Cuts 2/21/14 Governor Chafee Signs Executive Order Establishing the Rhode Island Executive Climate Change Council 2/20/14 Governor Chafee and R.I. DEM Announce $200,000 in Grants to Strengthen Local Food Systems 2/19/14 Governor Chafee Announces Program Quality Improvement Grants for Early Learning 2/18/14 Statement from the Office of Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Drug Overdose Death 2/17/14 Details Presented on Pension Settlement - Would settle six challenges to 2009, 2010, 2011 pension changes, Keep Retirement System on Healthy Path 2/06/14 Governor Chafee Releases Report to Make Rhode Island Schools More Secure 2/05/14 Statement from Governor Chafee and R.I. Director of Health Regarding CVS/Caremark's Decision to Halt Tobacco Sales 2/04/14 Governor Chafee Announces State Government Adverse Weather Policy 1/23/14 Governor Chafee Announces Progress in Regional Energy Infrastructure Initiative 1/15/14 State of the State and Budget Address 12/23/13 Letter to President Obama, Majority Leader Reid, Speaker Boehner, Minority Leader McConnell, and Minority Leader Pelosi - Clear Path for Trade and Investment 12/09/13 Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States Seek to Curb Air Pollution from Upwind States 12/05/13 New England Governors Sign Historic Energy Statement Committing to Regional Cooperation on Infrastructure 12/02/13 Statement from the Office of Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding the State House Tree 12/02/13 Governor Chafee Names Working Group for Educator Autonomy Project 11/26/13 Governor's Workforce Board to Invest in Two Apprenticeships Programs 11/22/13 Governor Chafee and Secretary Mollis Roll Out Educational Materials Related to R.I.'s Historic 1663 Colonial Charter 11/06/13 Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources to Work with 4 Other New England States and Clean Energy States Alliance to Reduce Solar Costs 11/05/13 Governor Chafee Announces Another Step in the Right Direction for Regulatory Reform 10/24/13 Governors Announce Bold Initiative to Put 3.3 Million Zero-Emission Vehicles on the Road by 2025 10/21/13 RI GAP Report Says Governor Chafee Continues to Increase Female Representation on Boards, Commissions, and in Staff and Cabinet Level Positions 10/16/13 Newsletters: The Arts, Culture and Humanities 10/02/13 E-Newsletter: Affordable Health Care Goes Live 10/01/13 Statement from the Office of Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding the Federal Shutdown 9/16/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Navy Yard Tragedy 8/28/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee on the Court's Initial Ruling in the 38 Studios Case 8/28/13 Governor Chafee Announces Federal Approval for 'Design Concept' for New Veterans Home 8/20/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Applauding President Obama and HUD Secretary Donovan 8/19/13 Rhode Island to Receive a Workforce Investment Act Incentive Grant 8/07/13 Rhode Island Office of Management and Budget Releases First Regulatory Review Report 8/01/13 Newport, R.I., Named Top 10 Up-and-Coming Gay Wedding Destination 7/30/13 Governor Chafee Proposes Changes in Higher Education 7/17/13 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, U.S. House of Representatives - Immigration Reform 7/16/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Signing of an Act Related to Quality Child Care 7/11/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Signing of an Act Relating to Bryant University 7/03/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Budget Signing 6/26/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln Chafee on the U.S. Supreme Court's Decision Striking Down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) 6/18/13 Governor Chafee Celebrates Launch of Electric Vehicle Network in Rhode Island 6/17/13 Statement from Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Regarding Today's Actions by Moody's Investors Service 6/04/13 Governor Chafee, Senator Whitehouse Applaud Announcement of First Offshore Renewable Energy Lease Sale 5/30/13 Governor Lincoln D. Chafee Announces Second Phase of Transparency and Accountability Initiative