State Government Press Releases

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11/20/2014
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...
11/20/2014
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...
11/20/2014
Position: Bullion Processor Recruitment Job Number: 703792 Employer: Metalor Technologies USA Location: Attleboro Falls, MA $13.23 per hour (as seen on Channel 10) Position: Administrative Assistant Job Number: 703970 Employer:...
11/19/2014
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.
11/19/2014
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...
11/19/2014
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-...
11/19/2014
Cranston, RI The State of Rhode Island is proud to announce that Envision Pharmaceutical Services has been awarded the exclusive provider contract to the Rhode Island Best Rx Program. The Rhode Island Best Rx Program is a free, state-endorsed prescription drug discount program available to...
11/19/2014
Position: Seasonal Driver Recruitment Job Number: 703884 Employer: Federal Express Location: Statewide in RI $12.00 per hour (as seen on Channel 10 and 12) Position: Branch Manager Job Number: 703932 Employer: N East Med. Equip. dba...
11/18/2014
Today the Rhode Island Department of Health (HEALTH) reports the latest numbers on apparent accidental drug overdose deaths, use of Narcan by Rhode Island Emergency Medical Services, and prescribed controlled substances. Since January 1, 2014, there have been 188 apparent accidental drug...
11/18/2014
The Manville Fire District violated the OMA when ten (10) of its meeting minutes were either not filed on the Secretary of State's website or were untimely filed. See R.I. Gen. Laws 42-46-7(b)(2). The Fire District also violated the OMA because its 2014 annual notice is not posted on the...