Deborah Ruggiero http://ripr.org en Bonus Q+A: Ruggiero on 38 Studios, the Budget, the Pension Case & More http://ripr.org/post/bonus-qa-ruggiero-38-studios-budget-pension-case-more <p>State Representative Deborah Ruggiero (D-Jamestown) joins Bonus Q+A this week to talk about Governor Lincoln Chafee's latest budget, 38 Studios, pension mediation, and many other issues.</p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:56:59 +0000 Ian Donnis 28103 at http://ripr.org Political Roundtable: Ruggiero on Gun Legislation, Skills Gap & The Race for Governor http://ripr.org/post/political-roundtable-ruggiero-gun-legislation-skills-gap-race-governor <p></p><p>State Representative Deborah Ruggiero (D-Jamestown) joins Political Roundtable this week to talk about a legislative panel looking at the link between mental health and firearms; a new state Senate report on the addressing the skills gap; and developments in the race for governor.</p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 28045 at http://ripr.org Political Roundtable: Ruggiero on Gun Legislation, Skills Gap & The Race for Governor RI Gun Control Task Force Unlikely to Meet January Deadline http://ripr.org/post/ri-gun-control-task-force-unlikely-meet-january-deadline <p>A legislative task force created in the last General Assembly session to examine the intersection of gun violence and mental health issues has yet to meet. Thu, 19 Sep 2013 12:56:02 +0000 Ian Donnis 21912 at http://ripr.org RI Gun Control Task Force Unlikely to Meet January Deadline Tuesday, March 5, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/tuesday-march-5-2013 <p>Congressman David Cicilline predicts that public outrage about the impact of across the board spending cuts will eventually lead to a new budget agreement.&nbsp; Early voting could come to RI if a proposed bill is passed by the General Assembly.&nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.&nbsp; &nbsp;<br><br>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20Podcast%205%20March%202013">news@ripr.org</a></p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 14:44:07 +0000 Lydia Rogers 11361 at http://ripr.org