This week, we’ve been talking with the candidates running for offices down the ballot. We've heard from the candidates running for lieutenant governor. today we start our conversations with the two running for secretary of state. It’s all part of our Rhody Votes '14 coverage. Rhode Island Public Radio political analyst Scott MacKay caught up with democrat Nellie Gorbea to discuss early voting, government transparency, and cutting red tape for new businesses.
A new poll in the governor’s race comes out Tuesday from The Providence Journal and WPRI. It’s the second poll in the governor’s race since the primary. It comes with just three weeks remaining before the general election.
The first poll came out in late September, and showed Democratic state treasurer Gina Raimondo with a slight lead over Republican Cranston Mayor Allan Fung.
The Rhode Island Republican Party has taken its complaint over a campaign commercial for gubernatorial candidate Gina Raimondo to the state Board of Elections. Democrats insist they’re not doing anything wrong.
US Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida, chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, will headline Rhode Island Democrats' October 14 unity dinner at the West Valley Inn in West Warwick.
The news comes amid reports questioning how long Wasserman will remain in her role with the DNC.