After the dust settled, emails poured into the Eyewitness Newsroom from Democrats and Republicans, challenging what Fung and Raimondo claimed.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley and Republican rival Charlie Baker sparred Wednesday over tax policy.
Groups backed by the Democratic and Republican Governors Associations poured a combined $849,014 into TV attack ads in just the last 24 hours.
“I believe in redemption, I believe in giving people an opportunity to make themselves better, and in doing so make society better,” said former mayor of Boston Ray Flynn.
WPRI.com reporter Ted Nesi looks at what stood out during the live TV clash between Gina Raimondo, Allan Fung and Bob Healey.
Candidates Gina Raimondo, Allan Fung, and Robert Healey debated the issues live on the PPAC stage two weeks before the general election.
The two leading candidates for Rhode Island governor questioned one another’s leadership skills, attacking each other over recent political decisions each has made while touting their plans to create jobs and turn the state’s lagging economy around.
In just two weeks Rhode Islanders will elect a new governor, but before any ballots are cast, candidates Gina Raimondo, Allan Fung, and Bob Healey debated the issues live on the PPAC stage.
Former Secretary of State will headline Raimondo campaign event at RIC.
Ted’s weekly roundup tackles Raimondo vs. Fung, bad news for the GOP, Cianci’s chances, the congressional races, T.F. Green’s problems and more.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley and Republican nominee Charlie Baker are both pledging support for the extension of commuter rail to the state’s south coast region, but differ on what it would take to pay for the project.
A political roundtable breaks down the new WPRI 12/Journal poll on the Rhode Island election and previews the finale of the campaign.
The Rhode Island Senate held a hearing Thursday in the wake of a Target 12 Investigation that found when the state hiked beach parking fees in 2011 – the big winner was an out-of-state company.
“Allan Fung is someone who understands the importance of helping our schools get better and doing what we can to make a state more attractive and competitive,” said Romney.
Organized labor, usually a reliable Democratic consistency, is taking an unusual step this year: backing a Republican for lieutenant governor.
President Barack Obama was scheduled to visit Rhode Island on Thursday, to deliver an address on the economy to students at Rhode Island College.