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Dominating the news in the Biggest Little at the end of last week and over the weekend — and rightfully so — was the passing of former Governor Bruce G. Sundlun.
Bruce Sundlun was larger than life; judicial musings
| July 29, 2011
A wind farm — and a governor’s legacy — hang in the balance
With Governor Carcieri’s second and final term coming to an end, it is time to think about the “L” word — legacy.
Not Easy Being Green
| April 09, 2010
What’s next for Cicilline?
Providence Mayor David N. Cicilline rode into office seven years ago as the fresh-faced anti-Buddy. Bleach for a soiled City Hall.
After a couple of tough years — and some jabs from Buddy — how bright is his political future?
| January 22, 2010
Is the party over for the GOP in RI?
In a state known for its political obsessions, there is remarkably little in the way of rabid protest here.
A disastrous election in '08. A depleted war chest. Dismal approval ratings for the outgoing governor. Yet the faithful see hope for a Republican revival
| May 15, 2009
Would everyone please go running out of your house screaming in utter hysteria right now.
Overreacting in the USA. Plus, EDC = DOA, OK + RI, and a Rush to judgment
PHILLIPE AND JORGE
| May 01, 2009
Carcieri pushes for Medicaid waiver
With the impact disputed, Carcieri pushes for his Medicaid waiver.
| January 15, 2009
With the impact disputed, Carcieri pushes for his Medicaid waiver
There's a certain audacity to Governor Carcieri's drive to put a global Medicaid waiver in place in Rhode Island.
| January 14, 2009
The year the crap hit the fan
For a good metaphor of the year experienced by Rhode Island in 2008, consider the economic-development summit called by Governor Carcieri in November.
RI political mediocrity couldn't compare with the excesses of the fiscal meltdown
| December 23, 2008
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