A growing drumbeat of negative commentary is throwing doubt on the effort to re-establish a Historic Tax Credit program inRead More
Legislation unanimously approved by the Rhode Island House Committee on Finance would enable private industry to pay employees less than weekly -- and in spite of criticism from labor led opposition citing disenfranchisement of already cash-strapped employees, the committee was won over by representation by the business community who testified in favor of creating a more business friendly environment.
U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline responded on Monday to published reports that the Internal Revenue Service may haveRead More
Anyone even remotely following the news around the state's pension fund and General Treasurer Gina Raimondo knows that theRead More
The following is an open letter to Rhode Island Speaker of the House Gordon D. Fox: Your years-long effort to legalizeRead More
This week’s State Report centers on the passage of two bills: one of which looks to curtail Medicaid waste and fraud, andRead More
The state contract for Education Commissioner Deborah Gist expires next month. The unavoidable suspicion is that theRead More
Every Friday, Dan Lawlor breaks down who's rising and who's falling in the world of Rhode Island politics. Check out whoRead More
The RI Taxpayers Organization and its President, Ken Block, are calling on the General Assembly to meet its responsibilityRead More
Democrat Guillaume de Ramel announced today he will run for Rhode Island Secretary of State in 2014.
Some 22 veterans take their own lives each and every day in the United States. The latest report from the VA notes suicideRead More
Rhode Island has seen its fair share of financial boondoggles. The lesson learned from our track record is thatRead More
An assemblage of Rhode Islanders, including labor leaders, municipal leaders, wealthy Rhode Islanders, Providence publicRead More
I don’t really need to rehash the story, because we all know it and we all know where we were on April 15th. WeRead More
The recent unveiling of the bi-partisan Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act is aRead More