February 21, 2014 RSS feed / Opinion

Trust and Verify

There’s a famous adage that defines insanity as the habit of doing the same thing over and over again while expecting a different outcome.  For at least the last six years, Newport’s budget process has been plagued by something quite More...

Second Amendment Guards Public Safety

To the Editor:  More...

Move Ahead with Marijuana Reform

Marijuana policy reform is a hot topic these days in Rhode Island and across the country. Over the last three years, we’ve been discussing the issue with constituents, colleagues, opinion leaders and activists on both sides of the issue. More...

Town Process Flawed

To the Editor:  The Portsmouth Business Association (PBA) would like to formally state its objection to the Portsmouth Town Council’s decision to award a contract without giving local businesses an opportunity to bid.  More...

General Assembly Highlights

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n Plan to nix Sakonnet tolls A group of East Bay legislators led by Sen. Louis P. DiPalma (D-Dist. 12, Middletown, Newport, Little Compton, Tiverton), Rep. John G. Edwards (D-Dist. 70, Portsmouth, Tiverton) and Sen. More...