State Government Press Releases

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01/25/2017
The state's pension fund earned more than $530 million in investment gains in 2016, the most in the past three years, General Treasurer Seth Magaziner told members of the State Investment Commission at their monthly meeting this morning. The state's 7.4% net return beat its internal benchmark...
01/25/2017
"As Rhode Island's Secretary of State, I am working hard to ensure that our elections are fair, fast and accurate. Over the past two years Rhode Island has taken steps to improve the security of our voting systems so that Rhode Island voters can trust the integrity of every vote. We continue to...
01/25/2017
The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts (RISCA) announced today that two new art exhibitions are on display in Rhode Island's airports. At TF Green's GREEN SPACE Gallery, an exhibit entitled SPECIFICITY is on display from January 12 through May 1, 2017 while the Block Island Airport Gallery is...
01/25/2017
Position: Manager/Trainees, Insurance Agents Job Number: 738086 Employer: Combined Insurance Location: Providence, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Manufacturing Information Session http://www....
01/24/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that three individuals have pleaded this week to unemployment insurance benefit fraud of nearly $60,000. "We have picked up right where we left off last year in aggressively prosecuting individuals who have stolen unemployment insurance benefits,...
01/24/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Jamal Rogers (age 23), of Woonsocket, was found guilty of five counts of second degree sexual assault. The jury returned the guilty after two days of deliberations preceded by a three-day trial before Superior Court Justice Daniel A. Procaccini. ...
01/24/2017
Position: Mechanic Job Number: 737880 Employer: Howard G. Bishop Co, Inc. Location: North Scituate, RI $20.00 to $25.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position:Carpenter Job Number: 738187 Employer: Mike's Home...
01/23/2017
Amid growing concerns over what the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) described as "systemically and illegally failing borrowers at every stage of repayment" Navient Corp., the nation's largest student loan servicer, is seeking to block a shareholder proposal - filed by Rhode Island...
01/23/2017
Program Will Support Rhode Island Libraries with Digital Training, Modern Technology PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced the Studio Rhode Next Generation Libraries Challenge, an innovative approach to supporting public libraries with new technology and training to engage...
01/23/2017
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today joined a group of 16 other attorneys general in filing a motion to intervene in a federal appeals case in order to defend the constitutionality of the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). The case PHH Corporation, et al. v. Consumer...