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“The Sunday Political Brunch”—August 28, 2016—“The Sunday Political Brunch” -- August 28, 2016

UB40 Brings it to Twin River!!—UB40 Brings it to Twin River!!

20 Must See Fall Concerts—20 Must See Fall Concerts

5 Takeaways From the Patriots 19-17 Preseason Win Over Carolina—5 Takeaways From the Patriots 19-17 Preseason Win…

Fit For Life: Do This – Don’t do That—Fit For Life: Do This – Don’t do…

Huestis: Venus and Jupiter Appear to Merge—Huestis: Venus and Jupiter Appear to Merge

Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: The Mighty Pepper—Leonard Moorehead, the Urban Gardener: The Mighty Pepper

Olneyville’s Mansion: Atlantic Mills—Atlantic Mills - Olneyville's Mansion

What to Watch For: Patriots vs. Panthers Preseason Game—What to Watch For: Patriots vs. Panthers Preseason…

Moody’s Upgrades North Providence’s GO Bond Rating—Moody’s Upgrades North Providence’s GO Bond Rating

 
 
 

CHAFEE BUDGET: $30.4 Million More for School Aid; Tuition Freeze at State Schools

One of the biggest themes in Governor Chafee’s State of the State address last night, and his proposed fiscal year 2014 budget, involves an...

CHAFEE BUDGET: $20 Million In New Municipal Aid

In his State of the State address last year, Governor Chafee made headlines by declaring that 2012 was going to be the year of “cities...

CHAFEE BUDGET: $11.2 Million for ‘Shovel-Ready’ Programs

In an attempt to bring down the state’s unemployment rate and “stimulate construction activity”, not to mention invest in state infrastructure,...

CHAFEE BUDGET: $3 Million for Workforce Development

As part of his 2014 fiscal year budget, Governor Lincoln Chafee is proposing a $3 million “investment” over two years for a subsidized work immersion...

Chafee Says No New Taxes in FY2014 Budget

By far the most popular talking point of last night’s State of the State address and budget unveiling was the fact that Governor...

Chafee Budget Submitted in Near-Record Time

It may only be a small detail but the fact that Governor Lincoln Chafee submitted his budget to the General Assembly yesterday, on January 16, accomplished...

Governor Chafee’s 2013 State of the State Address - The Full Speech

Governor Lincoln Chafee speaks to the General Assembly during last night's State of the State address.

Mr. Speaker, Madam President, members of the General Assembly, Congressman Langevin, fellow General Officers, members of the Judiciary, distinguished guests, and my fellow Rhode Islanders, ...

Chafee Earns Mixed Grades On Mid-Term Report Card

With Governor Lincoln Chafee’s State of the State address and budget unveiling set for tomorrow evening, GoLocalProv asked lawmakers, state officials and some...

NEW: Raimondo One of Four Honored For Excellence

Four of Rhode Island’s prominent leaders have been named winners of the prestigious Morris J.W. Gaebe Profile in Excellence Award.

Legislators Seek Investigation of Central Coventry Fire District

When the Central Coventry Fire District revealed last fall that it had a $1.6 million budget deficit and would seek receivership, many residents in the small...

slides: The 10 People Who Will Decide the Fate of Same Sex Marriage in Rhode Island

The battle over same-sex marriage in Rhode Island officially kicks off this afternoon as the House Judiciary Committee will take up a bill introduced by...

NEW: Langevin Proposes Crackdown On ‘Deadbeat’ Gun Dealers

  Rhode Island Congressman Jim Langevin introduced a bill today to track down and punish what he calls “the most irresponsible” gun dealers...

NEW: Cicilline, Langevin Looking to Send Gun Violence Message at State of the Union Address

In an effort to continue pushing for stronger gun safety laws following the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Conn., Rhode Island’s...

Langevin, Whitehouse Warn Against ‘Dangerous’ Fiscal Cliff ‘Game’

Ever since a last-minute deal was reached at the last-possible second that temporarily avoided the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ and staved off tax increases...

Rhode Island Tea Party Insists It’s Not Going Anywhere, Anytime Soon

They may not make national headlines for spirited protests and large-scale rallies, but the Tea Party is active and strong in Rhode Island.

NEW: Religious Leaders Rally to Oppose Same Sex Marriage

Bishop Thomas J. Tobin is one of a number of prominent RI religious figures expected to speak against gay marriage tomorrow.

On the same day that the Rhode Island House of Representatives will hold its first hearing on a bill that would legalize same-sex marriage in...

NEW: Taveras Taps Sepe as Director of Operations

Less than a month after senior executive advisor J.R. Pagliarini left City Hall to take a position with the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation ...

NEW: Chafee Disappointed with Supreme Court Ruling

Governor Lincoln Chafee has responded to the Supreme Court’s decision today to decline a petition for writs of certiorari filed by Chafee and...

NEW: U.S. Supreme Court Will Not Hear Appeal For Pleau

The United State Supreme Court has delivered a crucial blow to Govenor Lincoln Chafee in his battle with the federal government over the case of...

NEW: Gas Prices Holding Steady

  A week after Rhode Island saw its first weekly increase in gas prices in three months, AAA Southern New England reported today that prices...

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