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Boston Globe

Treasurer Seth Magaziner will run for Congress rather than RI governor

CRANSTON, R.I. — Four months after announcing his long-expected run for governor, Democratic General Treasurer Seth Magaziner on Wednesday pivoted and announced he will instead run for Congress. The announcement comes eight days after Democratic US Representative James R. Langevin announced he won’t seek re-election this year after 22...
CRANSTON, RI
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RISD appoints Boston University VP Crystal Williams as next president

The Rhode Island School of Design announced the appointment of Crystal Williams as its 18th president Dec. 16, making Williams the first Black president of the school. Williams, described in RISD’s press release as “a teacher, leader, advocate, and poet,” is currently the vice president and associate provost for community and inclusion at Boston University. She will assume the role of president April 1.
PROVIDENCE, RI

Advocates push for permanent changes in RI voting laws

PROVIDENCE — The campaign has begun anew to make permanent a series of pandemic-era moves that allowed early voting and mail-ballot voting without the need for a witnesses or a notary. The “Let RI Vote” campaign centers on two reintroduced pieces of legislation backed by a coalition of unions and advocacy groups, ranging from the AARP...
PROVIDENCE, RI
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More announce intention to run for RI Congressional seat

WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — Former state representative and one-time chair of the Rhode Island Democratic Party Ed Pacheco said Monday that he will run to replace retiring Democratic U.S. Rep. Jim Langevin. He joins Omar Bah in seeking the Democratic nomination. Bah, a former journalist who is a psychologist...
PROVIDENCE, RI
Boston Globe

Helena Foulkes begins R.I. governor’s race with $1m in campaign cash

PROVIDENCE ― Former CVS executive Helena Buonanno Foulkes has amassed more than $1 million in campaign cash as she prepares to compete in the upcoming, hotly contested Democratic primary for governor. Foulkes announced that she was entering the race in October 2020, but she won’t be required to file...
PROVIDENCE, RI

Weir to seek 55th House seat that Green will vacate

Steve Weir, a Hebron business owner and former police officer, said he’ll seek the Republican nomination to run for the 55th House District after the incumbent, Rep. Robin Green, unexpectedly announced her decision not to run for re-election. In a Facebook post, Green said this month she had decided...
HEBRON, CT

President Biden sending military medical help to Rhode Island and 5 other states

President Joe Biden is sending 1,000 military medical personnel to help with Covid related staffing crises at hospitals in several states, including Rhode Island. Biden said the teams will support Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, University Hospital in Newark, the University of New Mexico hospital in Albuquerque, Coney Island Hospital in Brooklyn, and the Cleveland Clinic.
PROVIDENCE, RI
ABC6.com

Cranston mayor has discussed future in politics, potential run for governor

CRANSTON, R.I. (WLNE)- Cranston mayor, Ken Hopkins, has been discussing his future in politics, including a potential run for governor, according to his Chief of Staff Anthony Moretti. Moretti said that Hopkins has been encouraged by many to run for governor, but his focus remains in Cranston. The mayor still...
CRANSTON, RI
Turnto10.com

Cranston mayor to explore run for governor, backs off previous comments

CRANSTON, R.I. (WJAR) — Cranston Mayor Ken Hopkins said he is exploring a run for the GOP nomination for this year's gubernatorial election. "I have asked my team to look at the possibility of assembling a winning coalition in the state, the impact of a divided Democratic field and the ability to finance a successful effort," Hopkins said in a statement.
CRANSTON, RI
norwichct.org

Republican Party-Endorsed Candidates

A certified list of 19 Republican party-endorsed candidates for the Town of Norwich for election as Members of the Town Committee At-Large is on file in my office at 100 Broadway Norwich Connecticut. Norwich. LEGAL NOTICE. A certified list of 19 Republican party-endorsed candidates for the Town of Norwich for...
NORWICH, CT
norwichct.org

Democratic Party-Endorsed Candidates

A certified list of Democratic party-endorsed candidates for the town of Norwich for election as Members of the Town Committee from the 46th, 47th, 139th assembly district is on file. City of Norwich. LEGAL NOTICE. A certified list of Democratic party-endorsed candidates for the town of Norwich for election as...
NORWICH, CT
voluntown.gov

DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBLICAN PARTY ENDORSED CANDIDATES

DEMOCRATIC AND REPUBLICAN PARTY ENDORSED CANDIDATES. A certified list of 20 Democratic and 33 Republican party-endorsed candidates for the town of Voluntown for election as Members of the Town Committee At-Large is on file in my office at 115 Main Street, Voluntown, CT and copies are available for public distribution. The number of Democratic Town Committee Members to be elected, under party rules, is 20 and the number of Republican Town Committee Members to be elected, under party rules, is 35.
VOLUNTOWN, CT