By Jeff Spross on February 4, 2014
With current technology, the region could electrify its cars and building heating systems, boost energy efficiency and smart grid use, and ramp up renewables.
By Ian Millhiser on January 31, 2014
A bill to legalize pot does enjoy high-level support in Rhode Island. It was introduced by House Judiciary Chair Edith Ajello, a Democrat. Republican Minority Leader Brain Newberry is a co-sponsor.
By Bryce Covert on January 2, 2014
Rhode Island's new paid family leave law went into effect as the new year arrived.
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By Josh Israel on October 23, 2013
Rhode Island General Treasurer Gina Raimondo (D) is pushing the State Investment Commission to sell the state's pension fund's holdings in equity funds that own stakes in a gun distributor.
By Rebecca Leber on October 2, 2013
"The decision to hold this raffle is tone deaf and insensitive, at best"
By Zack Ford on August 1, 2013
The Alliance Defending Freedom hopes local officials in Rhode Island and Minnesota will continue discriminating against same-sex couples.
By Bryce Covert on July 3, 2013
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By Ian Millhiser on June 17, 2013
By Kirsten Gibson, Guest Contributor on June 12, 2013