Days after taking office, Gov. Gina Raimondo made a change in leadership at the Department of Children, Youth, and Families. That was after a series of reports, including one from a Senate task force, found serious problems at the agency. A recent audit uncovered even deeper financial troubles than anyone realized. Our series “Children in Crisis,”about child welfare in the Ocean State, began today. RIPR's Kristin Gourlay joins news director Elisabeth Harrison with this preview.
Here's a transcript of the conversation.