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Rhode Island Gov.Chafee: Let's negotiate on pension reform
Gov. Lincoln Chafee is calling for both sides in the state pension reform lawsuit to come to the table and negotiate even as the case moves through the courts.

( "In any litigation it's common practice to have negotiations," Chafee said. "I'm in favor of that: of having negotiation as litigation goes forward."

Chafee made the comments days before a Superior Court hearing where Judge Sarah Taft-Carter will consider arguments on the state's motion to dismiss a union lawsuit challenging the pension law, which Chafee signed into law last fall. Read more.

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