Governor Don Carcieri signed an Executive Order Tuesday creating the Rhode Island State Council on EducationalRead More
Test scores are up. So are graduation rates. But the gap between white students and those who are minorities, have disabilities, or are not native English speakers has either stagnated or worsened in the four years that Deborah Gist has been at the helm of the Rhode Island Education Department.
In less than 24 hours, Rhode Island’s hospitality, marine trade and tourism leaders mobilized to create aRead More
General Treasurer-elect Gina Raimondo has chosen Joy Fox to be her Deputy Chief of Staff and director of CommunicationsRead More
Attorney General-elect Peter Kilmartin has chosen Amy Kempe, the spokeswoman for Gov. Don Carcieri, to serve as his publicRead More
Two Providence fire chiefs have voluntarily taken demotions so they can be eligible for more generous retirement benefits.Read More
The Ethics Commission has ruled that state Rep. Steven Costantino, D-Providence, can make the jump from the legislativeRead More