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Eva-Marie Mancuso, the state’s new Board of Education chair, uses courtroom demeanor to try to convince angry teachers and nervous parents that change is necessary.
In a session full of pomp, circumstance, family and friends, the members of the 2013-14 General Assembly convene for the first time.
Rhode Island state law allows people who have not registered to vote to cast a ballot of the top office.
Did Obama redeem himself? Was Romney as masterful as in the first debate?
Tell us who you thought did better in Thursday night's debate: Vice President Joe Biden or Congressman Paul Ryan.
Question 5 would allow for bonding up to $20 million for clean water projects; Question 6 would allow for $20 million in bond money for environmental management projects.
The video, produced by a Chafee staffer on his own time, included the url to the governor’s state website.
The R.I. Reapportionment Commission approved new maps for the Congressional, State House and Senate districts at a hearing Monday night at the State House.
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A Portsmouth Pearl Harbor veteran was honored Wednesday at the State House as part of a ceremony commemorating 70 years since the attacks.
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