University club http://ripr.org en Chafee using new Democratic label to raise campaign cash http://ripr.org/post/chafee-using-new-democratic-label-raise-campaign-cash <p>Gov. Lincoln Chafee is busy embracing his new party. The RI governor was in Massachusetts with President Barack Obama on the campaign circuit to boost the Senate candidacy of U.S. Rep. Ed Markey, D_Mass.</p><p>Newly minted Democrat Chafee is also ramping up his fundraising for a 2014 reelection bid. The governor has scheduled a fundraising event for Tuesday, June 25<sup>th</sup> at the University Club on Benefit Street in Providence. It is a two-tier fundraiser with suggested contributions of &nbsp;$500 and $1,000.</p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 17:58:26 +0000 Scott MacKay 16858 at http://ripr.org