Chris Blazejewski

On Politics
10:58 pm
Sat March 22, 2014

Fight to Succeed Speaker Fox Goes Red Hot Following His Resignation

Fox at the rostrum earlier this legislative session.
Credit Ian Donnis / RIPR

UPDATE: 3:46 pm Sunday. Factions led by Majority Leader Nicholas Mattiello and Michael Marcello are meeting today in an attempt to win enough votes for the speakership. Mattiello is holding a 5 pm caucus at the Providence Marriott on Orms Street. A vote to choose a successor to Gordon Fox could happen as soon as Tuesday. I'll have more details later. Follow me on Twitter for updates.


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RI News
8:32 am
Fri March 15, 2013

Proposed Bill to Ensure Service Staff Keep All Their Tips

Tip Left at Restaurant Table
Credit courtesy Wikimedia Commons

There’s a renewed push on Smith Hill this year to get a bill passed that would ban the theft of tips by managers. 

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