The Ethics Commission held its 12th meeting of 2014 on October 21, 2014.
The Commission took the following actions:
Issued Advisory Opinion 2014-28 to Joseph J. Nicholson, Jr, Esq., the Interim City Manager for the City of Newport, opining that he is not prohibited by the Code of Ethics...
The federal government should adopt rules that protect consumers from mandatory arbitration clauses in important contracts, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin and his colleagues in 15 other states wrote in a letter sent this week to the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
The Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) will observe this year's American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout on Thursday November 20, from 5-9 p.m. with a Gallery Night Reception featuring a collection of personal tobacco-related stories, on display at the University of Rhode Island's...
Contact: Major Kevin M. O'Brien, Detective Commander
Telephone: (401) 444-1006
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety, announces that on Thursday, November 20, 2014,
Position: Bullion Processor Recruitment
Job Number: 703792
Employer: Metalor Technologies USA
Location: Attleboro Falls, MA
$13.23 per hour
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Position: Administrative Assistant
Job Number: 703970
The first snowfall of the year may have come and gone without much accumulation, but the Rhode Island Department of Transportation (RIDOT) is reminding drivers that winter weather is likely not far around the corner. To help Rhode Islanders prepare, RIDOT recently launched a new webpage, www.dot.ri.
The Complainant alleged the Town Council convened into executive session under R.I. Gen. Laws § 42-46-5(a)(2) for "litigation," but since all the parties to the litigation were present, the Complainant alleged the meeting should have occurred in open session. This Department concluded that the...
Rhode Island-Grown and Produced Produce, Poultry, Meats and Seafood Are Available at the Winter Markets to Serve as Part of Your Thanksgiving Meal
PROVIDENCE – Rhode Islanders now have eight winter farmers' markets available throughout the state where they can purchase a wide variety of locally-...
Contact: Acting Captain Timothy G. Sanzi, District "A" Commander,
Telephone: (401) 444-1009
The Rhode Island State Police, through funding obtained by the Department of Transportation Office on Highway Safety, will be participating in the national "Click It or Ticket Campaign" during the...
Contact: Major James M. Manni, Inspectional Services/Community Outreach Liaison,
Telephone: (401) 444-1005
Colonel Steven G. O'Donnell, Superintendent, of the Rhode Island State Police and Commissioner of Public Safety, announces that the Rhode Island State Police is partnering with Stop &