June 9, 2021

RI elected leaders favor AG’s package of gun safety legislation

“Policy is just one piece of the puzzle, but a crucial one nonetheless,” said Nwando Ofokansi, a...

April 30, 2021

Can We Fix It: Politicians Are People Too, Guys

Even typed, they recognize how sarcastic the title sounds coming from Can We Fix It. But this...

March 12, 2021

Can We Fix It: Checking in on the Republicans

Those of you who are parents know that when toddlers are quiet, they are probably being incredibly...

January 16, 2021

Megan Cotter came within a snowball’s throw of taking Justin Price’s House seat…

“…a lot of people in the party didn’t think I had a winnable race. I think a...

January 14, 2021

Can We Fix It: Tin Foil Hat Man Strikes Again!

As always, Can We Fix It has our fingers on the pulse of the community. One of...

January 19, 2020

Republican state representatives call high school student speakers ‘props’ at State House rally

During yesterday’s rally at the Rhode Island State House announcing the introduction of legislation to ban assault...

March 2, 2020

An open letter to Representative Justin Price: Educate yourself

To: Representative Justin Price (Republican, District 39, Richmond, Exeter, Hopkinton) At Tuesday night’s hearing of House Bill...

January 8, 2018

Four bills that died in 2017 that should never come back (and five that should)

The 2017 legislative session was, in many ways, a reaction to nationwide events, including protests held by...

March 2, 2020

Public testimony at the Special Legislative Committee to Study the Energy Facilities Siting Act

Greater weight should be given to public input. The size of the board should be greater than...