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July 29, 2014
Political Roundtable
Political Roundtable
Political Roundtable: The new ed board & pension overhaul By IAN DONNIS
A change in plans for the new state Board of Education, and what's next for Cumberland Mayor Daniel McKee. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable with WPRI digital reporter Ted Nesi and University of Rhode Island political science professor Maureen Moakley and host, Rhode Island Public Radio political reporter Ian Donnis.
Political Roundtable: there will be a revived discussion on gun control By IAN DONNIS
The political aftermath of the Newtown school shooting, and John Robitaille takes himself out of the Republican field for governor in 2014. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable. With special guest Donna Perry of the RI Statewide Coalition.
Political Roundtable: history making Central Falls mayoral election By IAN DONNIS
James Diossa makes history in Central Falls, and out of state funding for the pro-pension overhaul group Engage Rhode Island. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable. With host Rhode Island Public Radio political reporter Ian Donnis, Rhode Island public radio political analyst Scott Mackay, and University of Rhode Island political science professor Maureen Moakley.
Political Roundtable: RI needs to pay attention to budget deficit By IAN DONNIS
The state budget, the mayoral race in Central Falls, legalizing marijuana, the tree lighting controversy, and URI president David Dooley. That's part of the discussion this week on the Political Roundtable.
Politics for which they are thankful By IAN DONNIS
The stories we were thankful for in 2012. And the top turkeys of the year in politics. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
What's ahead for RI Republicans By IAN DONNIS
What's next for the Rhode Island Republican Party, and the perks enjoyed by legislative leaders That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable with guest former congressional candidate John Loughlin.
Why Cicilline won by a larger margin that predicted By IAN DONNIS
David Cicilline's larger than expected victory, and more setbacks for the Rhode Island Republican Party. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: Langevin on what's at stake in this election By IAN DONNIS
The inside word from Second District Congressman Jim Langevin. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: It's surprising to many this race is competitive By IAN DONNIS
David Cicilline and Brendan Doherty go head-to-head, and the inside word from Jennifer Duffy of the Cook Political Report. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: Abel Collins running as Independent- both GOP and Dems have failed By IAN DONNIS
The inside word from independent Second Congressional District candidate Abel Collins, and the latest municipal finance crisis. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: Riley believes economy will dominate the election By IAN DONNIS
The inside word from Second District Republican congressional candidate Michael Riley, and David Cicilline makes a comeback in the polls. That's part of the discussion this week on the Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: Vogel campaigns on generating jobs By IAN DONNIS
The Independent candidate in the First Congressional District race, and new recommendations on overhauling economic development. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: Cicilline says he opposes tax cuts for rich IAN DONNIS & SCOTT MACKAY
A conversation with Democratic Congressman David Cicilline is part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable:Doherty says "We can do better"
David Cicilline vanquishes Anthony Gemma, and the inside word from Republican challenger Brendan Doherty. That's part of the discussion this week on political roundtable.
Political Roundtable: The RI GOP carves out their niche By IAN DONNIS
The presidential race heats up, and Rhode Islanders get ready to vote. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: The RI GOP carves out their niche By IAN DONNIS
The presidential race heats up, and Rhode Islanders get ready to vote. That's part of the discussion this week on Political Roundtable.
Political Roundtable: The election & the economy By FLO JONIC
The hotly contested race for the first congressional district democratic nomination; the ongoing saga of 38 Studios and the presidential race. These are some of the topics we touch on in "Political Roundtable."
Rhode Island is getting a cash settlement By FLO JONIC
Rhode Island is one of 38 states that will share in a $200 million settlement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson. Rhode Island will receive $2.67 million from the settlement.
Political Roundtable: Enough effort put into RI's economic plan? By FLO JONIC
Democratic congressional candidate Anthony Gemma levels explosive allegations of voter fraud. Rhode Island's unemployment rate remains one of the highest in the nation. And the Economic Development Corporation - what's going on there after the 38 Studios debacle? These are some of the topics we touch on RIPR's Political Roundable.
Political Roundtable: U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse discusses national and state issues
The Paul Ryan selection for vice president; why Rhode Island's economy remains stuck in neutral after three years and a U.S. Senator who refuses to release his tax returns. Those are some of the topics on Political Roundtable.