Your weekly briefing on RI politics tackles Chafee’s comeback, free college, political drama in Providence and much more.
Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea discussed a number of proposals in this week’s taping of WPRI 12’s Newsmakers.
The evaluations are conducted in order to ensure that equipment and procedures used to count votes during an election worked properly.
It was a heated meeting of the House Oversight Committee as members claimed they weren’t informed of the fine
The eight-figure credit from Deloitte is not a final settlement but will cover various costs associated with the computer debacle.
Newly released documents revealed Flynn was warned not to take foreign government-sourced money without “advance approval” from the Pentagon…
Bill Haslam started a first-in-the-nation program that lets high-school graduates go to community and technical colleges tuition-free.
A state official said only one check per taxpayer can be cashed, however.
Mnuchin gave that description during a speech in Washington on Wednesday morning.
President Donald Trump is proposing tax cuts for individuals and businesses even as Washington struggles with mounting debt
Lawmakers say Flynn failed to seek permission or inform the U.S. government about accepting tens of thousands of dollars from Russian organi…
A judge ruled the president has no authority to attach new conditions to federal spending.
The new numbers suggest lawmakers will have to make tougher choices when they put together the budget over the next two months.
Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin joins Eyewitness News This Morning live in studio.
McCance-Katz is now chief medical officer for Rhode Island’s behavioral health department. She’s known for her work on opioid addiction.
The House Judiciary Committee is slated to hear 15 bills, some of which aim to strengthen or loosen the state’s firearm laws.
Sheriffs across the Bay State are urging law makers to raise the tax on pot to help combat the opioid crisis.
Bipartisan bargainers are making progress toward a budget deal to prevent a partial federal shutdown this weekend.
“Never say never,” said the former Democratic governor, a sharp critic of his successor Gina Raimondo.
As budget showdown looms, the border wall is a major sticking point.
Trump’s GOP allies control Congress, but they’ve been unable to send him a single major bill as his presidency faces the symbolic 100-day ma…
Your weekly briefing on RI politics tackles RI’s hospital revolution, legal pot, free college, the car tax and much more.
Eyewitness News sits down with Dominick Ruggerio for his first extended TV interview since being named Senate president.
R.I. Senate President Dominick Ruggerio and Majority Leader Michael McCaffrey discuss car taxes, free college tuition, marijuana legalizatio…
It would be the first increase for tipped workers in nearly 20 years.