campaign http://ripr.org en Pell, Raimondo, Taveras Sign On To A “People’s Pledge” http://ripr.org/post/pell-raimondo-taveras-sign-people-s-pledge <p>A so-called “people’s pledge” has been hammered out and agreed to by the three leading democratic candidates running for governor. The goal is to limit outside spending.</p><p></p><p>To limit that outside spending, Clay Pell, Gina Raimondo, and Angel Taveras have <a href="http://origin.library.constantcontact.com/download/get/file/1100929587686-74/Rhode+Island+People%27s+Pledge+final+signed.pdf">agreed to a pledge</a> calling for any candidate who benefits from an ad bought by an outside group to make a charitable donation for the same amount of the ad buy.</p><p></p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 17:50:15 +0000 Catherine Welch 32750 at http://ripr.org Pell, Raimondo, Taveras Sign On To A “People’s Pledge” How Obama and Romney differ on health care http://ripr.org/post/how-obama-and-romney-differ-health-care <p>For Rhode Islanders who are still a bit fuzzy on that or undecided about how to cast their vote, here are a couple of great resources.</p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 8278 at http://ripr.org KHN breaks down Medicare cuts http://ripr.org/post/khn-breaks-down-medicare-cuts <p>Confused by that number you keep hearing from the candidates in connection with Medicare – $716 billion dollars? Who’s cutting what? Which side is right? <strong>Kaiser Health News</strong>‘ Mary Agnes Carey cuts through the campaign clutter for you with an <a href="http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2012/August/17/faq-716-billion-medicare-reductions.aspx?utm_source=khn&amp;utm_medium=internal&amp;utm_campaign=viewed">excellent FAQ</a>.</p> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kristin Gourlay 8304 at http://ripr.org