State Government Press Releases

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01/30/2017
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Tomorrow night, Lt. Governor Dan McKee will be joined by local small business owners and lending assistance agencies to discuss access to capital on the fourth episode of McKee's monthly television show, "Advance RI." The show will air at 7:00 p.m. on Cox Channel 13, Verizon...
01/17/2017
Today, Lt. Governor McKee issued the following statement on Governor Raimondo's Rhode Island Promise Scholarship proposal: "The Rhode Island Promise Scholarship will be a game changer for the local economy. By providing our young adults with an affordable path to a college degree, we are...
12/16/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee announced today that Paulette Hamilton will join the Office of the Lieutenant Governor as a Policy Advisor beginning the first week of January 2017. Hamilton will fill a position previously held by Andrew Allsopp. Hamilton brings a wealth of...
12/07/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. On Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 5:30 p.m., Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee and Kristin Urbach of the North Kingstown Chamber of Commerce will host the first Advance RI Small Business Forum at The Carriage Inn & Saloon, 1065 Tower Hill Road, North Kingstown. The evening...
11/21/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Today, Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee and Brigadier General Christopher P. Callahan joined over 100 volunteers at the Rhode Island National Guard Armory in Warwick to wrap up Operation Holiday Cheer, a weekend-long event that sends care packages to Rhode Island troops who are away...
11/17/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. This weekend, Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee will be joined by volunteers from across Rhode Island to receive donations of goods and pack care packages as part of the 14th Annual Operation Holiday Cheer at the Warwick Armory, 541 Airport Road. On Saturday, November 19th,...
11/09/2016
Television show aimed at giving Rhode Islander's a voice will feature the success stories of 6 local millennials PROVIDENCE, R.I. The second episode of Lt. Governor Dan McKee's monthly television show, "Advance RI," airs this evening, Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at 7:00 pm on Cox Channel 13,
11/03/2016
Care package initiative expected to serve over 350 troops who are away from home during the holidays PROVIDENCE, R.I. This morning, Lieutenant Governor Daniel J. McKee launched the 14th Annual Operation Holiday Cheer accompanied by Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian, Brigadier General Christopher P.
11/03/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Today, Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee issued the following statement on the appointment of Ann C. Assumpico as Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police: "I congratulate Colonel Assumpico on her appointment as Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police. She has...
09/30/2016
Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee filed a response with the Public Utilities Commission on the Access Northeast Pipeline Docket. McKee's response is on behalf of Rhode Island's small business and residential ratepayers. Link to response below. Media Contact: Andrea Palagi | andrea.palagi@...