Raimondo looks to expand the Promise program

New Study Finds “Free College Programs” Have No Effect On Whether Students Go Directly to College

Research released by the Brookings Institution raises new questions about “free college” programs like RI’s… Read More

Robert Whitcomb, Columnist

Whitcomb: Beltway’s Young Nobility; Bring in Mr. Gilbert; Adding to the Floods; & Intense Newport

Robert Whitcomb's weekly examination of everything that is important. Only Whitcomb offers such a collection of insights… Read More

Mark Curtis

The Kavanaugh Court Complexities—Sunday Political Brunch September 23, 2018

I have no idea what happened with Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Basely 36 years ago, but I can certainly look at my… Read More

Attorney General Peter Kilmartin

Costantino Calls for Kilmartin to Give Morgan Google Settlement Documents

Representative Gregory Costantino is calling for Attorney General Peter Kilmartin to give House Minority Leader Patricia… Read More

Side of the Rhode: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not? - September 21, 2018

Every Friday, GoLocalProv takes a look at who is rising and who is falling in Rhode Island politics, business, culture, and… Read More

Witman criticizes Elorza's handling of the potential strike

Witman Slams Elorza Over Lack of Leadership as Prov School Bus Drivers Move to Strike

Teamsters Local 251 has announced they will strike against Providence's school bus company, First Student. The strike was… Read More

Finneran: Wishing

Let’s start with the sad rather than the self-serving. Let’s start with Arthur Medici. He was a 26 year… Read More

Pat Ford

Friday Night on Coalition Radio on GoLocal LIVE, Starts at 6 p.m.

What To Do Bout McCoy! The Latest In The Invenergy EFSB "Situation" .. The Governors Race .. And More!… Read More

Bobby Nardolillo

Nardolillo Calls for “United Front” in RI Republican Party Heading Into General Election

Rhode Island State Representative Robert "Bobby" Nardolillo called for a "united front" for the Republican party heading into… Read More

Speaker of the House Nicholas Mattiello

1-on-1 with Mattiello: Re-Election, Abortion Rights, Line-Item Veto, Raimondo and PawSox

In a 30-minute one-on-one interview Tuesday afternoon on GoLocal LIVE, Speaker of the House Nick Mattiello discussed a range… Read More

Gina Raimondo and Allan Fung

NEW: From “Leans Democrat” to “Toss-Up” -  Governing Magazine Changes RI Gubernatorial Outlook

Governing Magazine has changed its outlook on the Rhode Island gubernatorial race from "leaning Democrat" to a… Read More

Michael Riley

Riley: “I’d Take RI General Treasurer’s 155 Money Managers Down to Five”

Republican General Treasurer candidate Michael Riley appeared on GoLocal LIVE where he spoke to the office, his background,… Read More

Jennifer Lawless

Lawless on LIVE: “My Bet is Kavanaugh Will Drop Out”

University of Virginia Professor of Political Science Jennifer Lawless joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle on GoLocal LIVE… Read More

Jeff Britt, top RI political consultant

Board of Elections Hits Mattiello Consultant — Refers Case to AG for Criminal Investigation UPDATED

The case regarding a mailer tied to Speaker Nick Mattiello’s re-election campaign in 2016 took a significant twist on… Read More

Joe Biden

UPDATED: Former Vice President Biden to Headline Rally for RI Democratic Party

Former Vice President Joe Biden will headline a rally for the Rhode Island Democrats to talk about what is at stake in the… Read More

Congressman David Cicilline

Cicilline Calls Trump Administration’s Cutting of Refugee Admissions “Shameful”

U.S. Congressman David Cicilline is blasting President Donald Trump’s administration for cutting refugee admissions.… Read More

Fred Zilian PHOTO: Zilianblog

Prov Committee on Foreign Relations to Open Season With Presentation by Salve Regina’s Zilian

The Providence Committee on Foreign Relations (PCFR) will begin its new season with a presentation from Fred… Read More

Colin Kaepernick, Nike spokesperson

Anti-Nike Policy Passes in North Smithfield, Sparks Strong Reaction

The North Smithfield Town Council voted 3-2 in favor of a resolution Monday night requesting the town and school department… Read More

Horowitz: Latinos Embrace the American Dream

Contrary to the blood and soil noises that emanate nightly from Fox News, Latinos embrace the American Dream in higher… Read More

Speaker Nick Mattiello

Speaker Mattiello Joins GoLocal LIVE on Tuesday at 3 PM

Speaker of the House Nick Mattiello joins GoLocal LIVE on Tuesday for a one-on-one interview with GoLocal’s CEO Josh… Read More


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