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Morning News Podcast
10:58 am
Mon September 30, 2013

Morning News Podcast: Monday September 30th, 2013

On today's podcast, Rhode Island's congressional delegation slams efforts of Republicans to allow a government shutdown, and HealthSource RI, the state's health benefits exchange, is ready for the roll out of Obamacare.

And Rhode Island Public Radio's Elisabeth Harrison sits down with Lt. Col. Michael Winquist of the RI State Police to discuss police procedure and mental illness.

Plus this week's commentary from our Political Analyst, Scott MacKay.

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Morning News Podcast
11:23 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Morning News Podcast: Monday July 8th, 2013

On today's podcast, officials with the Obama administration are touring Westerly to see cleanup and recovery efforts following hurricane sandy

Plus commentary from Rhode Island Public Radio's political analyst Scott MacKay.

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Morning News Podcast
9:58 am
Mon April 22, 2013

Monday, April 22, 2013

Morning News Podcast
8:40 am
Wed April 17, 2013

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Rhode Islanders react to the explosions at the Boston Marathon, and the Sakonnet River Bridge tolls are up for a vote.

Plus This I Believe Rhode Island on finding strength through adversity.

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Morning News Podcast
1:29 pm
Tue April 16, 2013

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

We continue to follow the developing story of the explosions at the Boston Marathon, and Governor Lincoln Chafee says he is shocked and saddened by the events...all this on RIPR's Morning News Podcast.  

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Morning News Podcast
9:42 am
Fri April 12, 2013

Friday, April 12, 2013

Final approval is expected today on a pension deal for Providence public safety workers, and Newport Grand slot parlor is asking for help from the General Assembly.  All this and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.  

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Morning News Podcast
8:52 am
Thu April 11, 2013

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Some Republican lawmakers are questioning the constitutionality of proposed gun control legislation, and a vote in the state Senate today could change the way schools prepare for emergencies. All this and more, on RIPR's Morning News Podcast.  

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Morning News Podcast
8:17 am
Wed April 10, 2013

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Rhode Islanders react to new gun legislation that would ban assault rifles, and proposed repairs to the Cliff Walk in Newport are facing opposition.

Plus on This I Believe Rhode Island, a poet reflects on the treasures of the Ocean State.

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Morning News Podcast
8:27 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

State lawmakers will unveil a package of bills aimed at curbing gun violence, and a state Senate vote on same-sex marriage is expected this month.  All this and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.  

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Morning News Podcast
9:03 am
Wed April 3, 2013

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Lawmakers are considering legislation to improve  school safety, and recreational fishermen voice their concerns over climate change.

Plus, this week's This I Believe essay tells of how one man decided to follow his passion.  

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