Elizabeth Warren http://ripr.org en Dem’s In RI Governor’s Racing Hammering Out A People’s Pledge http://ripr.org/post/dem-s-ri-governor-s-racing-hammering-out-people-s-pledge <p>Campaign managers of the three main democrats running for governor met Monday to start hammering out a pledge to limit outside spending in the race. John Marion, president of the good government group, Common Cause, facilitated the two-hour meeting.</p><p></p><p>The so-called People’s Pledge made headlines in the Massachusetts senate race between Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren. In that race the candidates agreed to discourage outside spending on TV, radio and the internet, but not direct mail.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 18:06:17 +0000 Catherine Welch 28917 at http://ripr.org Rhode Island Republicans Eye Reed's Seat http://ripr.org/post/rhode-island-republicans-eye-reeds-seat <p>The state Republican chairman says the GOP plans to field a candidate when Senator Jack Reed seeks re-election next year.&nbsp; A fundraiser on Monday, featuring Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren, helped pour even more money into Reed’s campaign war chest.</p><p></p><p>Reed is considered to have one of the safest seats in the US Senate, and he’s sitting on a war chest of about $2 million. Reed, a Democrat, plans to seek his fourth term next year.</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 11:15:07 +0000 Ian Donnis 14403 at http://ripr.org