Dee from the Desk: Republican turn coats
Nothing has showcased the lack of unity inside the Rhode Island GOP than the beginning of what is shaping up to be a pretty brutal gubernatorial primary.
Myrtle Beach Online
Top RI pols boycott radio station over vulgarity
WPRO-AM host John DePetro called protesters outside a fundraiser for potential Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gina Raimondo parasites, cockroaches, "union hags" and "whores," spelling out the word.
Block, First GOP Candidate Comes Out for DePetro's Firing
Ken Block, GOP candidate for Governor, today announced his support for the union-driven effort to force WPRO to fire controversial talk show host John DePetro.
North Providence GOP Chair Leaves Fung Camp for Block
North Providence Republican Town Committee Chairman Michael Grossi, who until recently had been listed as endorsing Cranston Mayor Allan Fung for the GOP gubernatorial nod, has announced he will be handing his support to Ken Block officially this Friday.
Block nabs high-level adviser from rival
Ken Block has a new finance director, Tony Bucci, who held the same position for Republican Gov. Don Carcieri's re-election in 2006.
The Wichita Eagle
Pell forms committee to explore RI governor run
The grandson of the late U.S. Sen. Claiborne Pell said in a statement announcing the formation of the committee that "too many Rhode Islanders have been left out and left behind."
The Scoop: Block Says He Can Save RI'ers Up to $400 Per Year
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