Analysts: Independent candidates could complicate race for RI governor

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Our exclusive Eyewitness News/Roger Williams University poll showed the race for Rhode Island governor is a competitive one, and that’s before we learned former Secretary of State Matt Brown may throw his hat in the ring.

“I think he will definitely pull from the governor’s base,” RWU’s June Speakman said during Friday’s taping of WPRI 12’s Newsmakers.

Host Tim White has more in the video above, and you can watch the full episode of Newsmakers here.