Topic: Spotlight on the Statehouse

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: February 19, 2015

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After its termination in the House of Representatives last year, the “Comprehensive Community – Police Relationship Act of 2014” has been reintroduced.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: February 12, 2015

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Rep. Joe Almeida, D-Providence, the House deputy majority whip for the General Assembly, was arrested Feb. 10 for misappropriating campaign contributions.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: April 10, 2014

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A bill requiring health care providers to offer patients undergoing mammograms basic information about their breast density was approved by the Senate.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: April 3, 2014

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Legislators proposed and considered bills on health insurance coverage for opiate addiction and the expansion of access to higher education.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 20, 2014

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The GA considered s bill to alter gun-buyer screening procedures and legislation to review racial disparities in suspensions in public schools.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 13, 2014

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In proposed resolutions and legislation this week, the General Assembly targeted childhood education, renewable energy and health care delivery.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: March 6, 2014

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This week in the General Assembly, constitutional amendments were proposed in the Senate, and the House of Representatives welcomed its newest number.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: Feb. 27, 2014

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The General Assembly reviewed budget proposals, a request for evidence in the 38 Studios suit and a bill to improve bus transportation for students.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: Feb. 20, 2014

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Several bills proposing marijuana regulation, early voting procedures and the establishment of an official state appetizer were introduced just before the recess.

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Spotlight on the Statehouse: Feb. 13, 2014

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The General Assembly had money on its mind, reviewing legislation to change toll funding, reform the tax code and require PACs to disclose more information.