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46,000 Rhode Islanders lost jobless benefits this fall. Hiring didn’t budge

Labor & Business

46,000 Rhode Islanders lost jobless benefits this fall. Hiring didn’t budge

“Data shows the withdrawal of jobless support had no perceptible impact on employment growth in Rhode Island,” writes Andy Boardman, “casting doubt on claims...
Governor McKee’s tree lighting disrupted by protesters against homelessness

Politics & Elections

Governor McKee’s tree lighting disrupted by protesters against homelessness

“Hundreds of people are sleeping on the streets tonight. What would Jesus do?” asked protester Monica Huertas....
Senator Meghan Kallman: National Grid has failed in regards to Tidewater remediation

Environment

Senator Meghan Kallman: National Grid has failed in regards to Tidewater remediation

As the district Senator, it is my expectation that the National Grid keeps the city of Pawtucket, DEM, and the Coastal Resources Management Council...