Joe Biden http://ripr.org en Nuala Pell, Spouse And Political Partner Of Sen. Claiborne Pell, Dies http://ripr.org/post/nuala-pell-spouse-and-political-partner-sen-claiborne-pell-dies <p>Nuala Pell, widow of revered Sen. Claiborne Pell, confidante of Pastores, Kennedys and European royalty, a force in Rhode Island politics for decades and a woman who was as at ease at a Democratic Party rally at a Portuguese Club as she was with the well-born swells of Newport society at Bailey’s Beach, died early this morning at Newport Hospital. She was 89.</p><p><strong>The Pell family has announced a memorial service to be held Monday, April 21 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Newport, at 11 a.m.</strong></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 19:13:52 +0000 Scott MacKay 31993 at http://ripr.org Nuala Pell, Spouse And Political Partner Of Sen. Claiborne Pell, Dies VP Biden Cancels Plan to Come to RI Because of Son's Condition http://ripr.org/post/vp-biden-cancels-plan-come-ri-because-sons-condition <p>Vice President Joe Biden has canceled plans to headline <a href="http://ripr.org/post/vp-biden-visiting-newport-dnc-fundraiser-august">a Newport fundraiser</a> Thursday for the Democratic National Committee and to appear during a <a href="http://www.salve.edu/newsEvents/newsDetails.aspx?Channel=%2FChannels%2FNews+Archive&amp;WorkflowItemID=e8ea2e88-27d1-41b5-873b-016c1be78b87">Salve Regina University event</a> honoring Nuala Pell, the widow of the late senator Claiborne Pell.</p><p></p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 17:40:20 +0000 Ian Donnis 20411 at http://ripr.org VP Biden Cancels Plan to Come to RI Because of Son's Condition Veep to Visit Salve Regina http://ripr.org/post/veep-visit-salve-regina <p>Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to attend a reception at <a href="http://salve.edu" target="_blank">Salve Regina University</a> in Newport next month, according to the Associated Press.</p><p>The event at the <a href="http://www.salve.edu/pellCenter/events.aspx?trumbaEmbed=eventid%3D105776352%26view%3Devent%26-childview%3D" target="_blank">Pell Center for International Relations and Public Policy</a> will recognize Nuala Pell, wife of the late Senator Claiborne Pell, for her work in philanthropy, education and public service.</p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 13:03:00 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 18173 at http://ripr.org