State Government Press Releases

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02/03/2010
Roberts reminds Rhode Islanders there is still time to “roll up your sleeves” and take advantage of statewide free public flu vaccine clinics PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts, Chair of the Emergency Management Advisory Council and the Long Term Care Coordinating Council will attend the...
01/29/2010
Roberts urges all Rhode Islanders to “roll up their sleeves” and take advantage of statewide free public flu vaccine clinics PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts, Chair of the Emergency Management Advisory Council and the Long Term Care Coordinating Council will attend the free public H1N1...
01/27/2010
Roberts says agreement between Blue Cross and Attorney General has failed Rhode Islanders who cannot afford health insurance rate increases PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts today decried the agreement reached between the Office of the Attorney General and Blue Cross & Blue Shield of...
01/26/2010
PROVIDENCE— Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts praised today’s announcement of the new appointments to the board of the Rhode Island Economic Development Corporation (EDC). “The primary focus of state leaders must be job creation,” said Lt. Governor Roberts. “Today’s appointments to the EDC represent...
01/25/2010
Roberts urges Office of Health Insurance Commissioner to reject proposed double-digit increases for large and small business plans PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts today voiced her opposition to the proposed double-digit rate increases for large and small business group plans submitted...
01/21/2010
Roberts urges Rhode Islanders to “roll up their sleeves” and take advantage of statewide free public flu vaccine clinics PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts, Chair of the Emergency Management Advisory Council and the Long Term Care Coordinating Council will attend the free public H1N1 flu...
01/20/2010
Roberts urges Rhode Islanders to “roll up their sleeves” and take advantage of statewide free public flu vaccine clinics PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts, Chair of the Emergency Management Advisory Council and the Long Term Care Coordinating Council will attend her neighborhood free...
01/19/2010
Roberts urges Office of Health Insurance Commissioner to reject proposed 10.2% increase for direct-pay plans PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts today voiced her opposition to the proposed double-digit rate increase for direct-pay plans submitted to the Office of Health Insurance...
01/15/2010
Roberts encourages Rhode Islanders to take advantage of free public flu vaccine clinics starting up statewide this weekend PROVIDENCE- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts, Chair of the Emergency Management Advisory Council and the Long Term Care Coordinating Council, today urged all Rhode Islanders...
01/13/2010
Buy Local RI bills would amend state purchasing law to ensure tie bids go to RI companies and prevent unfair advantages for out-of-state companies PROVIDENCE--- Lt. Gov. Elizabeth H. Roberts announced today that a package of “Buy Local RI” bills would be re-filed at her request. The...