League of Women Voters of Rhode Island
By Steve Ahlquist on April 25, 2017
The Rhode Island Coalition for Reproductive Justice gathered to voice their support for the Reproductive Health Care Act, a bill that would protect safe and legal abortion in Rhode Island.
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By ACLU of RI on February 17, 2016
Rhode Island now joins all other New England states and many others across the country that provide specific accommodations for women who are breastfeeding at the time of their Bar exam.
Posted in Civil Rights, Featured, News, Reproductive Rights, Rhode Island, Women | Tagged ACLU of Rhode Island, Jane W. Koster, Jenn Steinfeld, League of Women Voters of Rhode Island, Planned Parenthood of Southern New England, Rhode Island Supreme Court, Women's Fund of Rhode Island | Leave a response
By RI Future on October 7, 2015
Citing a recent “pattern of disturbingly inadequate” responses to open records requests “on truly critical matters of public import,” five open government organizations have called on Governor Gina Raimondo to issue an executive order that calls on state agencies to “adopt a strong presumption in favor of disclosure in addressing requests for public information.”
Posted in Activism, Civil Rights, Class Warfare, Featured, International News, National News, News, Politics, Rhode Island, State House | Tagged American Civil Liberties Union of Rhode Island, apra, Gina Raimondo, Jane W. Koster, Justin Silverman, League of Women Voters of Rhode Island, New England First Amendment Coalition, Rhode Island Press Association, ridot, Steven Brown | Leave a response