Scott Brown http://ripr.org en Chafee: `Pot for Potholes'' ? http://ripr.org/post/chafee-pot-potholes <ul><li>Gov. Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:53:17 +0000 Scott MacKay 29625 at http://ripr.org 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 TGIF: 15 things to know about RI politics + media http://ripr.org/post/tgif-15-things-know-about-ri-politics-media <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', 'Bitstream Charter', Times, serif; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 19px; orphans: 2; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: 2; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-size-adjust: auto; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;">A lot of news in the run-up to Christmas; debate over how to reduce school shootings; mediation ordered in the pension case; and the march is on toward our next RI campaign season. Fri, 21 Dec 2012 19:17:37 +0000 Ian Donnis 4709 at http://ripr.org