Add the olive oil to the bottom of the slow cooker and place the chicken inside. Next, add all the ingredients except the beans. Cover and cook on low 5 to 6 hours, or medium 3 hours, until chicken is cooked through.
Remove chicken from cooker and shred. Return chicken to cooker. Add beans and stir. Cover and cook for 1 hour longer on low heat.
Makes 8 servings.
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