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Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee ended his long-shot bid for the Democratic presidential nomination on Friday.
Chafee announced his decision on Friday morning at the Democratic National Committee's Women's Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C.
"As you know I have been campaigning on a platform of Prosperity Through Peace. But after much thought I have decided to end my campaign for president today. I would like to take this opportunity one last time to advocate for a chance be given to peace," Chafee said at the beginning of his speech.
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