Gallison used campaign funds to repay himself for election loans.
The measure prohibits the use of all tobacco-related products in public areas surrounding Kennedy Plaza and Burnside Park.
The game carried on a century-old ritual, this one tinged with worry about Rep. Steve Scalise and their determination to answer the attack b…
A roughly $9 billion spending plan for the upcoming budget year is scheduled to be introduced Thursday night in the House Finance Committee.
The bill passed Wednesday increases penalties for traffickers and restitution for victims.
In a letter, state Budget Officer Thomas Mullaney says the additional dispensaries would be in “underserved areas” of the state.
Accusations of obstruction arose last month when President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey.
Cutting Rhode Island’s car tax appears to have widespread support among lawmakers, particularly those in the House, but experts have differi…
Top legislative leaders who favor the study group want to take a slower approach.
State lawmakers are considering whether certain juvenile offenders serving life sentences should have their parole eligibilities shortened.
Under the plan, individuals with annual incomes above $1 million would be subject to a 4 percent surtax.
Rhode Island state lawmakers are considering a proposal to give the governor power to veto parts of the state budget,
Studies have shown early start times can be harmful to students.
Two economists discuss the two sides of the car tax debate, plus a primer on Providence finances and politics.
Scalise, the No. 3 House Republican, was shot Wednesday along with several others during a GOP baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia.
The shooting in Alexandria in which several people were wounded sent shockwaves through both sides of the aisle.
“In all good conscience, I will not be waiving my right to keep my personnel file private,” the top State House staffer said.
The House Finance Committee will unveil and immediately vote on the roughly $9-billion tax-and-spending plan.
“Mr. Gallison is not an evil person,” his attorney wrote in a document ahead of the former lawmaker’s Friday sentencing.
The appearance before the Senate intelligence committee comes one week after former FBI Director Comey testified.
A spokesman says that while the Clintons “love spending time in Rhode Island,” they have not bought a home in Watch Hill.
The Senate Intelligence Committee announced the hearing will be open to the public, per the attorney general’s request.
Questions continue to swirl about a top Assembly staffer who received free tuition after departing RIC to work at the State House.
He says he disagrees with President Donald Trump, but calls the focus on Russia “a mainstream media attack” on Trump.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions is in for sharp questioning by senators Tuesday.