State Government Press Releases

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07/06/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee today signed an executive order protecting access to reproductive health care in Rhode Island, ensuring that individuals who come to Rhode Island seeking reproductive health services will be safeguarded from legal liability in other states. "Women should be...
07/05/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee is directing all U.S. and Rhode Island flags to be flown at half-staff at all state facilities and buildings as a mark of respect for the victims of the senseless acts of gun violence on Independence Day in Highland Park, Illinois and across the country. In...
06/30/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee today shared that Nicholas S. Ucci will be stepping down as the Commissioner of the Rhode Island Office of Energy Resources (OER). His last day of State service will be July 23, 2022. "Nick has helped Rhode Island become a national clean energy leader and...
06/30/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee was joined by Lt. Governor Sabina Matos, bill sponsors Representative Karen Alzate and Senator Frank A. Ciccone and Representative Anastasia Williams to sign legislation granting driving privilege cards and permits to undocumented Rhode Islanders. The bill...
06/28/2022
On June 27, Governor Dan McKee signed the FY 2023 State budget, making crucial investments to maintain Rhode Island's economic momentum. The budget makes historic investments to address the housing crisis and strengthen Rhode Island's economy while providing targeted tax relief to families,...
06/28/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee and the Board of Directors for Rhode Island Commerce last night approved three Innovation Vouchers. With these awards, there have now been 103 Innovation Voucher recipients, totaling an investment of $4.6 million. These awards have had a return of $16.3 million...
06/28/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee today kicked off his #RIMomentum Tour by launching DRIVEEV , the Administration's new electric vehicle rebate program which will open to the public on July 7, 2022. DRIVEEV supports the adoption of electric vehicles by Rhode Island residents, small-businesses,...
06/27/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee today signed the FY 2023 State budget, making crucial investments to maintain Rhode Island's economic momentum. The budget makes historic investments to address the housing crisis and strengthen Rhode Island's economy while providing targeted tax relief to...
06/27/2022
EAST GREENWICH, RI Governor Dan McKee and U.S. Senator Jack Reed joined RIHousing, Dakota Partners, Inc., funding and community partners for a ceremonial ribbon-cutting to celebrate the creation of new affordable rental homes at Brookside Terrace in East Greenwich. Developed in two phases by...
06/27/2022
PROVIDENCE, RI Governor Dan McKee today announced the appointment of Elizabeth M. Tanner, Esq. as Rhode Island's next Secretary of Commerce. "Liz knows the ins-and-outs of small business and she has proven she will do what it takes to make Rhode Island a better place to live and work," said...