Stephen Casey en Casey ruled eligible to run by US Office of Special Counsel <p>Stephen Casey, the Woonsocket firefighter who defeated state Representative Jon Brien in a Democratic&nbsp;primary last month, has been ruled eligible to run by the <a href="">US Office of Special Counsel</a>. The ruling comes after Brien <a href="">argued the Hatch Act precluded Casey </a>from being a candidate.</p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 06:25:26 +0000 Ian Donnis 8655 at Casey calls Brien’s Hatch Act complaint without merit <p>Woonsocket firefighter <a href="">Stephen Casey</a>, who beat state Representative Jon Brien in the September 11 primary, says he thinks <a href="">Brien’s charge of a Hatch Act violation </a>is all wet.</p> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 17:04:49 +0000 Ian Donnis 8536 at Brien charges his primary opponent was ineligible due to a Hatch Act violation <p>Outgoing state Representative <a href="">Jon Brien</a>, who lost his seat in the September 11 primary to Woonsocket firefighter Stephen Casey, charged today&nbsp;that Casey was ineligible to run to a federal Hatch Act violation. Brien says the violation is based on how Casey is employed by a department that receives federal funding.</p> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 16:10:40 +0000 Ian Donnis 8540 at