Secretary of State

Ballot Integrity, Not Unrealistic Deadlines, Needs to be Paramount for RI BOE

By Monique Chartier | August 8, 2023 |

Update: The RI BOE voted 5-2 today to review all of the signatures on Sabina Matos’ nomination papers. Ms. Matos is on the Democrat primary ballot for the RI CD1 special election and ballots have already been mailed out to military and out-of-country voters. It is unclear if the outcome of the BOE’s review would…

Gregg Amore and Darlene D'Arezzo on State of the State

State of the State: A Discussion with Secretary of State Gregg Amore

By Darlene D'Arezzo | March 12, 2023 |

Darlene D’Arezzo interviews Rhode Island Secretary of State Gregg Amore about his approach to the various responsibilities of his new position.

Posters on a city wall

Politics This Week with John DePetro: Poster Children in RI Politics

By Justin Katz | February 15, 2023 |

John DePetro and Justin Katz go over the characters and controversies of state government in Rhode Island.

Representative Gregg Amore

What makes Rep. Gregg Amore’s run for Secretary of State worrying is how unobjectionable it is.

By Justin Katz | September 20, 2021 |

It’s telling that state Representative Gregg Amore (D, East Providence) announced his campaign for Secretary of State at East Providence High School.  Per his official General Assembly biography, Amore graduated from that school, returned for a career as a history teacher there, and remains its athletic director. He’s pretty much the classic Rhode Island candidate,…