State Government Press Releases

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01/15/2019
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo will deliver her annual State of the State address tonight at 7:00 p.m. The primary focus of her speech will be on Rhode Island's future, and she will present a long-term view for our schools and our economy. In advance of the speech, the Governor...
01/01/2019
As Prepared for Delivery Rhode Island State House Tuesday, January 1, 2019 My fellow Rhode Islanders, Speaker Mattiello, President Ruggerio, elected leaders, distinguished guests, my supportive and loving family: I am humbled that you've again placed your trust in me. Together we'll...
12/31/2018
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Governor Raimondo issued the following statement on the death of former Providence Bishop Robert Mulvee: "Bishop Mulvee was an integral member of Rhode Island's faith community and a faithful leader of our local Catholic community. His loss will be felt by many. Andy and I...
12/28/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - In an effort to ensure that the upcoming 2020 U.S. Census does not undercount segments of the Rhode Island population, Governor Gina M. Raimondo today signed an executive order establishing the Rhode Island Complete Count Committee. "We only get one shot at this, and it's...
12/27/2018
Governor will Appoint Manni as Superintendent of State Police, Nominate Coyne-Fague as Director of Corrections when Legislature Returns Next Week Pappas Named Director of Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo today announced her leadership...
12/26/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo issued the following statement on Rhode Island State Police Colonel Assumpico's retirement: "Colonel Assumpico has led the State Police with honor and integrity. She has shown a consistent focus on increasing opportunities for women and people of...
02/04/2019
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo issued the following statement today wishing Rhode Islanders a merry Christmas: "Merry Christmas Eve! No matter how you celebrate Christmas, I hope you're able to spend the day surrounded by loved ones. Christmas is an especially important holiday...
12/20/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - For the third consecutive month, Rhode Island's unemployment rate has remained under 4 percent. Rhode Island's unemployment rate currently stands at 3.8 percent -- its lowest since May 1989 -- according to data released today by the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor...
12/18/2018
PROVIDENCE, RI - Governor Gina M. Raimondo issued the following statement on today's announcement regarding the Transportation Climate Initiative: "Climate change is one of the most pressing challenges we face. Despite inaction at the federal level, Rhode Island is moving forward to protect...
12/18/2018
KINGSTON, RI -- Governor Gina Raimondo today joined with University of Rhode Island President David Dooley to announce the first round of RI Innovation Campus projects which will catalyze academic research into new commercial products and businesses. The three campuses are expected to create...