State Government Press Releases

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06/09/2016
Bill heads to Governor's Desk for Signature Today, the Rhode Island General Assembly passed legislation filed at the request of Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin that prohibits so-called "patent trolls" in Rhode Island. The legislation (H 7425/S2542), filed on behalf of Attorney...
06/09/2016
Rhode Island House of Representatives today passed legislation filed at the request of Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin that provides greater access to residential substance abuse treatment. The legislation provides that health insurers may not deny continued residential or inpatient treatment...
06/09/2016
The Complainant alleged Warwick City Council violated the OMA when a quorum of its members met at an unannounced meeting and signed a correspondence addressed to members of the Warwick delegation to the Rhode Island General Assembly. Based upon the evidence presented, it appears that a June 15,...
06/09/2016
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that Janine Garrett (age 44), of Providence, pleaded nolo contendere yesterday before Providence Superior Court Justice (ret.) Francis J. Darigan to one count of obtaining money under false pretenses over $1,500 for collecting more than $7,000 in...
06/09/2016
Raimondo Notes New Digital Technology Site Only Possible Because State Leaders Worked Together PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced that General Electric plans to bring new, advanced industry jobs to Rhode Island with the opening of a GE Digital information technology...
06/09/2016
Position: Firefighter Job Number: 726772 Employer: Town of Middletown Location: Middletown, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Media Account Executive Job Number: 726867 Employer: Cumulus...
06/09/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Transportation is reminding those planning to attend this weekend's Rhode Island National Guard Open House and Air Show on June 11 and 12 about the availability of free trains to one of Rhode Island's most popular and most attended events of the summer season. ...
06/08/2016
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate Joshua H. Brumberger, Wayne M. Kezirian, and Karen A. Santilli to the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority Board of Directors. Raimondo submitted their names to the Rhode Island Senate for confirmation today. "...
06/08/2016
The Rhode Island House of Representatives today passed legislation filed at the request of Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin that would prohibit the posting of "revenge porn" without the consent of the individual in the images and create criminal penalties for those who engage in "sextortion." ...
06/08/2016
The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) recommends reopening Barrington Town Beach for swimming. This recommendation is based on results from water samples that show bacteria counts at a safe level. RIDOH had recommended that the beach be closed on June 7th because of high bacteria counts....