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At first glance, most Rhode Islanders would say that the federal government should continue paying out unemployment benefits to those who are still out of work after exhausting the 26 weeks of … more
WHY IS INVESTIGATION OF “TICKETGATE” TAKING SO LONG? It just doesn’t make sense! Complicated murder investigations are conducted in days or weeks, yet state police cannot complete a simple … more
Rhode Island government is constantly in search of a new revenue scheme that will miraculously solve our financial problems – problems, of course, which are the result of the state’s continued … more
CRANSTON POLICE CAPTAIN MUST GO: Mayor Allan Fung has only one true option in response to the revelation that Cranston police captain Stephen Antonucci, the president of the Cranston police union, … more
WE’RE WORST IN NATION FOR UNEMPLOYMENT TAX: Add this to a seemingly never-ending set of bad lists that include Rhode Island as the worst or near the worst in the nation. Our unemployment … more
TILTING AT WINDMILLS AND WORSENING STATE’S ECONOMY: State Representative Arthur Handy, Democrat of Cranston, has joined with Brown University’s Divest Coal group to introduce a bill in the … more
It was the wind that plow crews were up against Thursday night and into Friday. It blew a steady 25 with gusts of 40 and higher. And it was cold, very cold, which was probably a good thing, for … more
HOW LONG CAN THE WHITE HOUSE DENY “DIRTY TRICKS”? Now that six months have elapsed since President Obama’s reelection, the White House seems to feel it is now o.k. to release information that … more
MORE BAD THAN GOOD IN IRAN NUCLEAR AGREEMENT:  Iran has 440 pounds of weapons-grade uranium that can be made into an atomic bomb in only weeks; it has enough low-enriched uranium for eventual … more
DMV COMPUTER SYSTEM WORSE THAN OBAMACARE’S:  We were all amazed that the U.S. Government, as large as it is and with as much of our money as it spends, couldn’t put together a simple computer … more
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