Your weekly briefing on RI politics tackles the Trump challenge for Whitehouse, Raimondo and Fung, and much more.
The ground covered by the ordinance includes restricting council members and their families from doing business with the city.
The governor discusses 38 Studios, her plan for free college, Trump’s first moves, corruption in Rhode Island and more.
In a rare early morning meeting, the Senate voted 52 to 48 to end the discussion and debate on DeVos.
At least two GOP senators have pulled their support for DeVos this week, putting her confirmation in jeopardy.
Reed joined fellow senators John McCain and Bob Corker in making calls to praise Australia’s loyalty as an American ally over the years.
More than a decade ago, U.S. Sen. Jack Reed took part in unanimously confirming Judge Neil Gorsuch to the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Citing President Donald Trump, Elorza urged residents to “be part of the solution” in his annual speech Wednesday night.
WPRI.com reporter Ted Nesi follows the money to answer your questions about the state’s disastrous deal with Curt Schilling.
But unlike the sometimes irascible Scalia, Gorsuch approaches his work with a courtly manner more reminiscent of Justice Kennedy.
From key cases to previous jobs, here are some of the things you need to know about President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee.
Kim Kalunian was among four journalists who took part in a new initiative to open the briefing room to media outside the Beltway.
The event resulted from a “grass-roots effort” from community members opposed to the executive order.
Though he stressed it’s a nomination, not the last word, the former Rhode Island Chief Justice said Neil Gorsuch’s judicial record is likely…
The Judiciary committee used a party-line 11-9 vote to send Sen. Jeff Sessions’ nomination to be attorney general to the full Senate.
The agreement ends the litigation that then-Gov. Lincoln Chafee filed after Curt Schilling’s taxpayer-backed company collapsed in 2012.
The governor’s war chest more money than any other Rhode Island politician at the state level.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer announced what he’s calling the “Skype seats” program on Tuesday.
At 49, Gorsuch is the youngest Supreme Court nominee in a quarter century.
The full Senate confirmed Elaine Chao to be transportation secretary, while committees advanced three other Trump picks.
The firing came hours after Yates directed Justice Department attorneys not to defend the executive order, saying she was not convinced it w…
Protesters gather at airports across the U.S. to voice concern over Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees and immigrants from seve…
Protests persisted at major airports, and concern mounted from U.S. diplomats and members of the president’s own party.
They’ve been making headlines – and triggering protests – in recent days. But they’ve been around since George Washington.
In a ceremony at the Rhode Island Convention Center Monday, Col. Ann Assumpico was sworn in to lead the Rhode Island State Police.