John Loughlin http://ripr.org en TGIF: 14 things to know about RI politics + media http://ripr.org/post/tgif-14-things-know-about-ri-politics-media-1 <p>Shake off the post-election week blues and get ready for the weekend. Your tips and email are welcome at idonnis (at) ripr (dot) org</p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 8492 at http://ripr.org Loughlin says RI GOP won’t succeed without being more moderate http://ripr.org/post/loughlin-says-ri-gop-won-t-succeed-without-being-more-moderate <div class="entry clear"><p><a href="http://wrnipoliticsblog.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/loughlin-09-15-10.jpg"><img alt="" class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-8288" src="http://wrnipoliticsblog.files.wordpress.com/2012/11/loughlin-09-15-10.jpg?w=225&amp;h=300" title="Loughlin 09-15-10" height="300" width="225"></a>Former state representative <a href="http://www.johnloughlin.org/">John Loughlin</a>, who ran a spirited GOP campaign against David Cicilline in 2010 (see photo at left), says&nbsp;the&nbsp;RI GOP&nbsp;has to be more moderate to succeed in Rhode Island.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 06:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 8500 at http://ripr.org