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Advocates call on RI to do more to help homeless

Advocates call on RI to do more to help homeless

Homeless advocates rallied outside Rhode Island Governor Dan McKee’s State House office Thursday, calling on the Democrat to do more to provide permanent shelter for a growing number of homeless people as winter shelters are about to close and more people face homelessness.MORE

Six candidates for RI governor appear at forum

Six candidates for RI governor appear at forum

In a first chance to see the leading candidates for governor on stage together, five Democrats and one Republican fielded questions Thursday at a forum hosted by a business group at a luncheon in Warwick.MORE

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