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A report released Sunday by Obama administration details extreme cuts to education and military spending the state would see if the federal government fails to prevent sequester.
State legislators propose full legalization of marijuana, which would be taxed and regulated like alcohol.
Question 4 on the Nov. 6 ballot asks residents whether the state should borrow $94 million tp build a new facility and renovate the existing one.
The local state representative sponsored two bills in the General Assembly to help deployed veterans.
State officials told the crowd that fees on the Mount Hope or Sakonnet River bridges are unavoidable to maintain the spans.
A forum at the Burnside Building tonight at 7 addresses concerns over proposed fees for the Mount Hope and Sakonnet River bridges.
In a sparsely-attended Presidential Primary, Portsmouth's Republican voters gave the nod to former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, who won Rhode Island on Apr. 24.
The Rhode Island Department of Health is urging residents to get vaccinated against influenza.
The state General Treasurer addressed the joint House and Senate Finance Committees Tuesday evening.
Paul Valletta accused Rhode Island General Treasurer Gina Raimondo of "cooking the books" to push through pension reform.
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