Topic: Spotlight on the Statehouse

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: Sept. 24, 2015

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The proposal to build a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox baseball team on I-195 land in Providence is officially dead.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: Sept. 17, 2015

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Protesters with FANGs. Nabsys no longer. PawSox proposal peters out.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: April 21, 2015

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Pawtucket Red Sox owners unveiled their proposal for a new Providence stadium April 16.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: April 14, 2015

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Legislators, lobby groups debate gun control in RI, Health Committee hears assisted suicide bill, Bill proposes analysis of monthly traffic search stats

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: April 7, 2015

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Technicians reach settlement with RISD. Melted but not forgotten. Cranston schools open on Good Friday. New leadership for I-195 Commission.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 31, 2015

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Stalling Shark A Providence Board of Licenses hearing regarding the liquor license issued to Shark Bar and Grille in exchange for bribes of $52,500 in 2008 was halted yesterday by Associate Justice Michael Silverstein, a Rhode Island Superior Court judge, the Providence Journal reported. Silverstein granted Shark owners Raymond Hugh […]

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 17, 2015

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Gov. Gina Raimondo included $46 million in “placeholder” cuts to the state’s Medicaid program in her proposed budget, released March 12.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 10, 2015

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Identical bills were introduced in the House and the Senate last week that would make the possession, growth and sale of marijuana legal in Rhode Island.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 5, 2015

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Michael Fine announced his resignation as director of the DOH Feb. 25 and is set to conclude his four-year tenure March 27, WPRI reported.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: February 26, 2015

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HIV transmission bill faces backlash. Tension flares over government transparency. Rhode Island grapples with infrastructure funding.