Rhode Island Politics
John DePetro and Justin Katz search for RI Democrats’ electoral case.
“Permanently enjoined” – in a methodical, 90+ page ruling, federal district court Judge William Smith has turned thumbs down on Rhode Island’s truck-only tolls, noting that they are discriminatory, that they do not “fairly approximate use of the facilities” and that they violate the Commerce Clause of the United States Constitution. Click here for an…
Rhode Islanders got another glimpse of Dan McKee’s true character on election night, and they should be filled with fear… and pity.
John DePetro and Justin Katz check in on Rhode Island politics in advance of the primary election.
John DePetro and Justin Katz discuss the many ways government is failing in Rhode Island and beyond.
Did you know that the United States generates only 12.67% of human-made greenhouse gases (GHG), with the balance generated by all other countries? I sure didn’t, until I went looking for the figure. That’s not much talked about in the media, nor is the fact that at 94%, naturally generated greenhouse gases dwarf human’s contribution…
John DePetro and Justin Katz discuss the ways in which Rhode Island politics encourage or discourage candidates.
John DePetro and Justin Katz review the many ways Rhode Island’s government officials refuse to do address the basics of their jobs.
As long as I’ve been paying attention to politics in Rhode Island, mainstream Republicans have given the impression that they are ashamed of their affiliation — that they just found the ruling Democrats to be so off-base and corrupt that they needed a different option, and the GOP was the only viable one. This isn’t…
John DePetro and Justin Katz call out the ways RI politicians are hiding from reality.