Governor Lincoln Chafee has delivered his final state budget proposal and given his final State of the State speech. RIPR political analyst Scott MacKay parses Chafee’s Last Hurrah.
The cliché says: show me your budget and I’ll figure out your priorities. When it comes to Gov. Chafee’s final budget, that may be a trite description, but it’s true.
The disputes over State General Treasurer Gina Raimondo’s pension investment strategy rages on. The latest salvo comes from Gretchen Morgenson, the respected financial columnist for the New York Times.