year end http://ripr.org en Governor Chafee reflects on year past and year coming http://ripr.org/post/governor-chafee-reflects-year-past-and-year-coming <p>A persistently high unemployment rate and the fate of last year’s pension overhaul in mediation are some of the top issues facing the state starting next month. As we transition into the New Year, Rhode Island Public Radio political reporter Ian Donnis has been talking with state leaders. Last week he sat down with Senate President Teresa Paiva Weed, today with Governor Lincoln Chafee,<br>Next week, Rhode Island Public Radio political reporter Ian Donnis will talk with state Treasurer Gina Raimondo. Thu, 27 Dec 2012 15:45:47 +0000 Ian Donnis 4417 at http://ripr.org Governor Chafee reflects on year past and year coming