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Clinton To Visit Rhode Island

November 27, 1998

WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Clinton will visit Newport, R.I., next week to highlight environmental protection and water quality, the White House said Friday.

The president will travel on Thursday, the White House announced. The day trip will be used to talk about clean water regulations, said Larry Berman, spokesman for Rep. Patrick Kennedy, D-R.I., who has been working with the White House on planning the event.

``They chose Rhode Island because of its rich heritage with the water,″ Berman said.

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