RI Progress Report: Mass. Knew What RI Didn’t

What did Mass. Gov. Deval Patrick know that RI Gov. Don Carcieri didn’t? Well, for one, he knew that the 38 Studios deal didn’t pencil out … according to the AP, Patrick said, “they couldn’t make the numbers work for us.” Turns out, neither could we…

Jim Hummel does an excellent piece on the history of the open space bond in Rhode Island, and how two young state Reps made it happen.

Chafee named three new people to the EDC board yesterday … but not Brian Hull yet.

You can’t blame the Narragansett Indians for being a little bit upset with the state for all of a sudden coming around on casino gambling … has we let the Tribe open a casino, we would be ahead of the Bay State instead of following behind.

The Rhode Island Foundation helps to fund a healthy state.

In the wake of evidence that registered voters might be prevented from voting in Florida, the Justice Department is asking the state to stop purging its voter rolls.

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Bob Plain is the editor/publisher of Rhode Island's Future. Previously, he's worked as a reporter for several different news organizations both in Rhode Island and across the country.

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