Category Archives: Politics

Census review helps explain why RI did not lose a Congressional seat

Census review helps explain why RI did not lose a Congressional seat

Around 1 in 20 residents in Arkansas and Tennessee were missed during the 2020 census, and four other U.S. states had significant undercounts of their populations which could short-change them of federal funding in the current decade, according to figures from a survey the U.S. Census Bureau released Thursday.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

RI leaders respond to report that Roe could be overturned

RI leaders respond to report that Roe could be overturned

Rhode Island political leaders, virtually all Democrats, are responding with a flurry of statements in the wake of a report by Politico that a draft opinion suggested the U.S. Supreme Court could overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade case which legalized abortion nationwide.MORE

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