Politics

Politics
12:44 pm
Tue June 8, 2010

Caprio to formally launch gubernatorial bid

Providence, R.I. – Democrat Frank Caprio is preparing to formally launch his campaign for governor.

The general treasurer says he'll declare his candidacy at a small business forum on Wednesday and will release his jobs plan there.

Attorney General Patrick Lynch, also a Democrat, officially entered the race on Saturday.

Other candidates include Republicans John Robitaille and Victor Moffitt; former Republican Sen. Lincoln Chafee, who is running as an independent, and Ken Block of the nascent Moderate Party.

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Politics
4:48 am
Tue June 8, 2010

RI House committee to vote on casino bill

Providence, R.I. – The House Finance Committee plans to vote today on a bill that would ask voters next November to approve casino gambling in Rhode Island.

Gambling is the state's third-largest source of revenue. So plans to create three resort-style casinos in Massachusetts have added fresh urgency to the casino issue here in Rhode Island - according to Gary Sasse, who used to be the state's revenue director.

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Candidate Conversation
2:51 pm
Thu October 31, 2002

Candidate Conversation - Don Carcieri

Providence, RI –

Don Carcieri's web site

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Candidate Conversation
1:46 pm
Thu October 31, 2002

Candidate Conversation - Jim Langevin

Providence, RI – Mark Degon talks with Congressman Jim Langevin (D). He is seeking his second term as the representative of Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district.

Jim Langevin's web site

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Candidate Conversation
1:25 pm
Thu October 31, 2002

Candidate Conversation - Myrth York

wrni – Mark Degon talks with Democratic candidate for governor Myrth York.

Myrth York's website:

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Candidate Conversation
10:24 am
Thu October 31, 2002

Candidate Conversation - John Matson

Providence, RI – Mark Degon talks with Republican candidate for Rhode Island's 2nd Congressional district John Matson.

John Matson's web site:

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Candidate Conversation
3:51 pm
Tue October 29, 2002

Candidate Conversation - Patrick Kennedy

Providence, RI – Deborah Becker talks with Congressman Patrick Kennedy. He is seeking his fifth term as the representative of Rhode Island's 1st congressional district.

Patrick Kennedy's website:

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Candidate Conversation
3:28 pm
Mon October 28, 2002

Candidate Conversation - William Harsch

Providence, RI –

William Harsch's website:

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Candidate Conversation
3:05 pm
Mon October 28, 2002

Candidate Conversation - Patrick Lynch

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Patrick Lynch's web siteB>

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Candidate Conversation
12:10 pm
Mon October 28, 2002

Candidate Conversation - David Rogers

wrni – Deborah Becker talks with David Rogers, Republican candidate for Rhode Island's 1st Congressional district.

David Roger's website

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