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Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren moved more firmly into the camp of hawkish policy makers, warning that waiting too long to raise interest rates threatened to overheat the U.S. economy and could risk financial stability. more
Courtney Hawkins has been named chief policy officer of Providence. She previously served as executive director of Providence Talks, which she will oversee in her new role. Hawkins holds a master's degree in social work from Columbia University and … more
PROVIDENCE – Attorney General Peter F. Kilmartin and Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management Director Janet Coit on Sept. 6 announced that the state has filed a lawsuit against gasoline manufacturers to recover expenses associated with … more
In addition to economic development, education and infrastructure, issues of ethics in governance were front and center in 2016. The behavior of elected officials was scrutinized during and after the most recent session. In May, then-House Finance … more
PROVIDENCE – Gov. Gina M. Raimondo announced Sept. 1 that the fiscal 2016 Preliminary Closing Statement, issued by the Department of Administration's Office of Accounts and Control, shows the state ended fiscal 2016 with a $167 million General … more
After a General Assembly session marred in the House by ethics-related issues involving two members of Speaker Nicholas A. Mattiello's leadership team, he says changes are coming in the way lawmakers are selected for those coveted posts. … more
1 How did cities and towns fare in the 2016 General Assembly session? On the positive side, an additional $2 million was added, compared to the governor's original proposal, to the Distressed Communities Program, and another $62 million in … more
The Rhode Island economy contracted in the second quarter at an annualized rate of 1.2 percent, according to the Rhode Island Current Economic Indicator briefing released Friday by the Center for Global and Regional Economic Studies at Bryant University and the Rhode Island Public Expenditure Council. more
The R.I. Department of Administration awarded a $16.97 million contract Thursday for construction of a long-sought pedestrian bridge over the Providence River, to connect separated parcels of the former Interstate 195 lands. more
Gov. Gina M. Raimondo on Thursday authorized development of the $45 million Garrahy parking garage, a project sought by the developer of a proposed life sciences and mixed use center on the Interstate 195 lands. more
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