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Rhode Island Governor

Allan Fung Loses 2014 Rhode Island Governor Race

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Cranston Mayor Allan Fung (R) lost to Rhode Island Treasurer Gina Raimondo in the state's governor's race Tuesday. Fung and Raimondo were seeking ...

Raimondo Elected As Rhode Island's First Female Governor

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rhode Island Treasurer Gina Raimondo (D) defeated Cranston Mayor Allan Fung (R) in the state's governor's race Tuesday. Fung and Raimondo were see...

Rhode Island Governor Election Results: Gina Raimondo Defeats Allan Fung

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Rhode Island Treasurer Gina Raimondo (D) defeated Cranston Mayor Allan Fung (R) in the state's governor's race Tuesday. Fung and Raimondo were hop...

Watch This Gubernatorial Candidate Take A Hit Of Weed In A Campaign Ad

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 09.24.2014 | Politics

Some candidates try to hide their history with drugs, but a write-in candidate for governor of Rhode Island wants voters to know that she uses cannabi...

For The First Time In Its History, Rhode Island Poised To Elect Governor Who Isn't A White Man

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 09.18.2014 | Politics

Rhode Island has never before elected a governor who wasn't a white man. But in Tuesday's primary, Democrats and Republicans both nominated candidates...

Gina Raimondo Wins Democratic Primary For Rhode Island Governor

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.09.2014 | Politics

Gina Raimondo has won the Democratic nomination for governor of Rhode Island, the Associated Press reports. Raimondo will face the Republican nomin...

Candidate Jumps Into Heated Primary

AP | DAVID KLEPPER | Posted 01.27.2014 | Politics

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's already contentious race for governor is about to get a lot more complicated with the entry of Clay Pell, the...

GOP Candidate For Governor Reveals Shocking Information About Crash

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- A leading candidate for Rhode Island governor disclosed on Monday that he was responsible for a cr...

Ex-MLB Star Blames Government For Company's Woes

AP | ERIKA NIEDOWSKI and DAVID KLEPPER | Posted 07.29.2012 | Sports

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee on Tuesday dismissed Curt Schilling's accusations that his remarks about the former Red Sox ...

2008 Book Raises Possibility Pakistan Knew Where Bin Laden Was

The Providence Journal | Posted 07.04.2011 | Books

Governor Chafee says he does “not rejoice in violence,” but recognizes that the death of Osama bin Laden will probably bring solace and some closu...

Jason Linkins

Lincoln Chafee To Enforce Talk Radio Silence For Rhode Island State Officials

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Political talk radio enthusiasts who were looking forward to hearing the dulcet tones of Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee (I) easing them through thei...

Bill Clinton Rallies For Dem Who Told Obama To 'Shove It'

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Former President Bill Clinton on Sunday didn't make much of President Barack Obama's decision not to endorse Rhode Island's D...

RI-Gov: 33% Chafee (I), 26% Caprio (D), 36% Robitaille (R) (WPRI/Fleming 10/21-25)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fleming & Associates for WPRI 10/21-25/10; 500 likely voters, 4.4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews WPRI release Rhode Island 2010 Go...

GLOVES OFF: Major Dem Candidate Tells Obama To 'Shove It'

AP | MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The Democratic candidate for Rhode Island governor, widely seen as more conservative than the independent seeking to lead the...

Rhode Island Governor Election 2010: Predict The Winner! (POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Who will be the next Rhode Island Governor? Democrat Frank Caprio, Republican John Robitaille and Independent Lincoln Chaffee face off on Nov. 2, and...

RI-Gov: 33% Chafee, 30% Caprio, 22% Robitaille, 4% Block (Rasmussen 10/6)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rasmussen 10/6/10; 750 likely voters, 4% margin of error Mode: Automated phone (Rasmussen release) Rhode Island 2010 Governor 33% Chafee (I), 30% Ca...

RI-Gov: 33% Caprio (D), 30% Chafee (I), 19% Robitaille (R) (Fleming 9/26)

Huffington Post | Emily Swanson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Fleming & Associates for WPRI-TV/WNAC-TV 9/22-26/10; 500 likely voters, 4.4% margin of error Mode: Live telephone interviews (Fleming releas) Rhode I...