Top Taveras aide tapped to lead Latino PAC

By Dan McGowan The 2014 election is still a lifetime away, but Providence Mayor Angel Taveras got some good news Friday night when his deputy chief of staff Gonzalo Cuervo was elected president of the Rhode Island Latino Civic Fund, the group that oversees one of the most influential political action committees in the state. “I am honored and excited by the opportunity to strengthen civic participation among Latinos, inform decision makers on the issues that impact our community and contribute to efforts that improve the lives of all Rhode Islanders,” Cuervo said in a statement to WPRI.com. “Both the…

The Saturday Morning Post: Quick hits on politics & more in RI

Welcome to another edition of my weekend column – as always, send your takes, tips and trial balloons to tnesi@wpri.com. For quick hits all …