Rhode Island’s governor-elect discusses her election victory, what she plans to do in her first year, and how she’ll tackle the budget deficit.
Elorza, a Democrat and the mayor-elect of Providence, discusses his victory over Buddy Cianci and his plans for his first year in office.
The Chafee administration has hired former R.I. Supreme Court Justice Robert Flanders to prepare a Chapter 9 filing for the troubled fire district.
Arianne Corrente, a former deputy chief of staff to Providence Mayor Angel Taveras, and 11 others will aid Nellie Gorbea as she takes over for Ralph Mollis.
Washington Trust’s Edward “Ned” Handy, teacher’s union leader Robert Walsh and the Chamber of Commerce’s Laurie White will aid the new treasurer.
Ted’s weekly roundup tackles why Raimondo and Elorza won, what they’ll do next, how Bob Healey cracked 20% and much more.
It was the first time since 1960 that the Democratic Party won a clean sweep of the Rhode Island ballot including Mayor of Providence. This week on Newsmakers, a political roundtable analyzes Nov. 4 and the days leading up to it.
This week marked the first time since the year JFK was elected that Rhode Island Democrats managed to win all nine major offices on the ballot.
Raimondo won with the second-lowest vote total in a gubernatorial race since 1930, and only because of her landslide victory in Providence.
WPRI.com reporter Ted Nesi takes a look at some of the key lessons from Tuesday.
On an otherwise brutal night for Rhode Island Republicans, the party could find a silver lining in the results for Rhode Island House.
WPRI.com reporter Ted Nesi is providing up-to-the-minute results in all the big races, as well as breaking news, analysis and more.