State Government Press Releases

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12/20/2016
Citing a record number of student loan defaults, General Treasurer Seth Magaziner has filed a shareholder proposal with Navient Corporation (NASDAQ: NAVI) asking the student loan servicer to conduct a comprehensive review of the company's ability to adequately serve customers in, or at risk of,...
12/20/2016
Position: Senior Jewelry Merchandising Assistant Job Number: 736412 Employer: Ross Simons Location: Cranston, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Word Processor Job Number: 736564 Employer:...
12/19/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is advising consumers that Houdini Inc. is recalling Blue Cheese Savory Twists products that were made with powdered buttermilk supplied by a secondary supplier due to possible Salmonella contamination. A limited quantity of products was distributed...
12/19/2016
Historic Broadwall Farm Now Permanently Protected for Agriculture PROVIDENCE - The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM), in partnership with The Nature Conservancy, announce the purchase of historic Broadwall Farm in Coventry. The 224-acre property - one of the last large,...
12/19/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI Today, Rhode Island's Electoral College convened to cast their votes for president and vice president. The four Presidential Electors Representative Grace Diaz, Frank J. Montanaro, Herbert Claiborne Pell, and L. Susan Weiner cast their votes for Hillary Clinton and Tim Kaine.
12/19/2016
Plans to Bring 75 High Wage Technology Jobs to the Ocean State Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that global healthcare company Johnson & Johnson intends to open its new health technology center in Rhode Island. The center will specialize in optimizing information technology and...
12/19/2016
Providence, R.I. -- The Rhode Island Department of Revenue today released its FY 2016 State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Collections Report for July 2016. The State 5.0 Percent Hotel Tax Allocation Report, which is issued on a monthly basis, compares the collections from the state's 5.0 percent hotel...
12/19/2016
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that global healthcare company Johnson + Johnson intends to open its new health technology center in Rhode Island. The center will specialize in optimizing information technology and data analytics to create software applications that will...
12/19/2016
Position: HVAC Mechanics and Installers Job Number: 736328 Employer: D&D Metals Location: North Providence, RI $10.00 to $30.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Certified Nursing Assistants Job Number:...
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...