Lincoln D. Chafee

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Providence Business News
Should the General Assembly come back for a special session to consider reforms to pension and other post-employment benefits plans for cities and towns that are doing a poor job of funding them?2011 and has been put in place since then took an extended effort by then-Gener
Should the General Assembly come back for a special session to consider reforms to pension and other post-employment benefits plans for cities and towns that are doing a poor job of funding them?
Providence Business News / Posted 5 days ago
2011 and has been put in place since then took an extended effort by then-General Treasurer Gina M. Raimondo and then-Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee. And at the time, it was clear that more work needed to be done on the local level, but none was... Read more
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Providence Business News
State must take more active roll in reforming municipal financeslack of urgency to bring the problem under control. Gov. Gina M. Raimondo (and
State must take more active roll in reforming municipal finances
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
lack of urgency to bring the problem under control. Gov. Gina M. Raimondo (and to a lesser extent, former governors Lincoln D. Chafee and Donald L. Carcieri) have been rightly praised for pushing state worker pension reform through the... Read more
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Providence Business News
Will leaders emerge to avert a looming municipal pension and benefit crisis?2011, and millions saved, local plans and benefits were left on the table. It w
Will leaders emerge to avert a looming municipal pension and benefit crisis?
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
2011, and millions saved, local plans and benefits were left on the table. It wasn't for lack of trying, said former Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee, who said he couldn't get any political traction for legislative packages that would have offered... Read more
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Providence Business News
Jury still out on final answer but incentives have an effectGov. Lincoln D. Chafee was a true believer in creating a level – and better – p
Jury still out on final answer but incentives have an effect
Providence Business News / Posted 28 days ago
Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee was a true believer in creating a level – and better – playing field for all business, and that that approach would bring companies to Rhode Island and grow jobs here, not tax incentives and the like. But with this political... Read more
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Providence Business News
Will a beefed-up Commerce RI pay off in meaningful job growth?of existing buildings and creation of jobs. Although it invites criticism – an
Will a beefed-up Commerce RI pay off in meaningful job growth?
Providence Business News / Posted 28 days ago
of existing buildings and creation of jobs. Although it invites criticism – and was discouraged by former Gov. Lincoln D. Chafee – the deployment of state incentives to attract companies and encourage existing businesses to expand... Read more

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