Mark Binder en Fox Foe Mark Binder Announces New Challenge to the Speaker <p>We're 18 months out from the November 2014 election, but that's not stopping Mark Binder from announcing on Thursday another legislative challenge to House Speaker Gordon Fox.</p><p>Via news release:</p> Thu, 02 May 2013 14:24:02 +0000 Ian Donnis 14551 at Speaker Fox says he’ll defer to the General Assembly on the possibility of defaulting on the 38 Stud <p>House Speaker <a href="">Gordon Fox</a>&nbsp;– one of the most powerful people in state government –&nbsp;wants to defer to “the entire General Assembly” on whether the state should consider defaulting on the moral obligation bonds for 38 Studios.</p><p>The move comes after Fox, during a taping of <a href="">a televised debate </a>last Friday, said considering defaulting on the bonds is “an option.”</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 17:41:52 +0000 Ian Donnis 8671 at Watch Gordon Fox and Mark Binder go head-to-head on Newsmakers <p>House Speaker Gordon Fox and his legislative opponent, Mark Binder, squared off during a taped debate this morning on WPRI/WNAC-TV’s Newsmakers.</p><p>The topics included Fox’s campaign contributors, Rhode Island’s economy, 38 Studios, same-sex marriage legislation, last year’s pension overhaul, and much more. The skirmish is expected to be their last debate, following one <a href="">earlier this week,</a> before Election Day.</p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 16:51:49 +0000 Ian Donnis 8702 at 11 highlights from the battle between Mark Binder and Speaker Gordon Fox <div class="entry clear"><p><a href=""><img alt="" class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-7891" src=";h=225" title="Binder + Fox 10-24-12" width="300" height="225"></a>In most election years, someone like House Speaker <a href="">Gordon Fox </a>could laugh off a challenge by a relatively obscure challenger. Thu, 18 Oct 2012 19:00:22 +0000 Ian Donnis 8711 at