State Government Press Releases

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03/12/2015
"We must create conditions that will jump start our struggling economy and create jobs." -Governor Gina M. Raimondo Cultivating a Favorable Business Environment To maintain stability and predictability in the state's tax climate, the Governor's budget includes no broad-based tax...
03/12/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced that yesterday Superior Court Justice Netti C. Vogel sentenced David Girard (age 35) of Dixfield, Maine, to 60 years, with 27 years to serve with the remainder suspended with probation, for three counts of first and three counts of second degree child...
03/12/2015
Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin announced today that Duvall Carty (age 26), of Pawtucket, pleaded guilty today before Superior Court Justice Robert D. Krause to felony assault, carrying a pistol without a license and discharge of a firearm while in the commission of a crime of violence. Carty...
03/12/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. Lt. Governor Daniel J. McKee tonight issued the following statement after Gov. Gina M. Raimondo's budget address to the General Assembly: "Gov. Raimondo has laid out a bold agenda that will stimulate economic development, grow jobs and lay the foundation for Rhode Island's...
03/12/2015
Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her intent to nominate Dr. Nicole Alexander-Scott as the next Director of the Department of Health. Raimondo will submit Dr. Alexander-Scott's name for consideration to the Rhode Island State Senate for confirmation. "Healthy Rhode Islanders will...
03/12/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - As part of her first budget presentation, Governor Gina M. Raimondo will launch the state's first web-based budget tool this evening to help Rhode Islanders better navigate and understand the many ways this proposal will create jobs and opportunities for all Rhode Islanders.
03/12/2015
The Commission took the following actions: Issued Advisory Opinion 2015-8 to Robert R. Moreau, a member of the Woonsocket City Council, opining that he may represent himself before the Woonsocket Board of Tax Review in order to appeal the tangible property tax assessed against a business that...
03/12/2015
Position: Bi-Lingual Call Center Operator Recruitment Job Number: 707018 Employer: Tunstall Location: Pawtucket, RI Rate based on experience (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: New Product Development Engineer Job Number:...
03/11/2015
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - On Thursday evening, Governor Gina M. Raimondo will release her Fiscal Year 2016 budget. Rooted in the belief that everyone should have the chance to make it in Rhode Island, her budget will include significant investments to create opportunity for our students. "Helping...
03/11/2015
Increased Enforcement and Education Impacting Driver Habits Citing increased enforcement and education, Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin today announced that the number of driving-related fatalities in Rhode Island dropped 20 percent this year down from 65 in 2013 to 52 in 2014. The...