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Here’s all the written comments to the House Committee on Rules – still no...

Representatives Katherine Kazarian (Democrat, District 63, East Providence), Jason Knight (Democrat, District 67, Barrington, Warren) and Rebecca Kislak (Democrat, District 4,...

House Committee on Rules holds a public meeting, but are they listening?

On Tuesday afternoon the House Committee on Rules heard from the public on H5037 a bill that would amend the House rules...

Legislators supporting Speaker Mattiello do so at their peril

Supporting Speaker Nicholas Mattiello (Democrat, District 15, Cranston) may be politically costly to some legislators. Many Rhode Islanders are expressing the opinion that support...

RI NOW on the continuing need for Sexual Harassment Commission

Throughout 2018 sexual harassment has dominated public discourse, both nationally and here in our state. This is especially true at the Rhode Island State...

RI NOW: We support Senator Whitehouse’s efforts to #StopKavanaugh and denounce Flanders statements

Since July 10, 2018 when Brett Kavanugh was nominated for the Supreme Court of the United States of America, the National Organization for Women...

2018 Rhode Island Democratic Party Platform attempts to knit divisions

"It is very clear what the Democratic Party stands for in Rhode Island, and we now have a document that - doesn't matter what...

Hope and Change for Haiti holds first annual ‘Engage for Change’ gala

Hope and Change for Haiti works to improve the quality of life of the Haitian community, contribute to the effort of rebuilding Haiti and...

Melanie Dupont highlights her series of endorsements in Senate District 22 bid

Melanie DuPont, Democratic candidate for State Senate District 22, announces new endorsements of her candidacy including Our Revolution Rhode Island and the Rhode Island...

Rhode Island has created a political environment in which women are ignored

On Saturday the Rhode Island legislative session ended with no movement on legislation pertaining to equal pay, reproductive freedom, or sexual harassment. Yesterday the Supreme...

Governor Raimondo teams with RI NOW in phone banking for the Reproductive Health Care...

Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo joined with The Woman Project and RI NOW (Rhode Island National Organization for Women at Sprout CoWorking to make...