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Fair Shot Agenda

On Thursday I was proud to join a group of state representatives to announce our collective support for the “Fair Shot Agenda,” a package of four legislative solutions they propose to support working families and address the growing gap between the wealthy and the middle class. “In the aftermath of » read more

End of Year Message

Dear Neighbors, I wanted to wish you a joyous holiday season, and a hopeful New Year. I say “hopeful” because I believe that hope is going to be really important in the coming year and beyond. Since the presidential election in November, I have heard from many, many neighbors who » read more

Study commission on solitary confinement kicks off

A new House commission met for the first time today to begin its study of the use of solitary confinement in the Rhode Island Adult Correctional Institute (ACI). The 19-member special legislative study commission, created by legislation (2016-H 8206A) sponsored by Rep. Aaron Regunberg (D-Dist. 4, Providence), is to perform » read more

Happy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day! Taking this moment to reaffirm that the lives of all black workers matter, that all immigrant workers deserve dignity and protection, that all women workers deserve equal pay, that all incarcerated workers deserve basic rights, that every, every, every worker deserves paid sick days and a living » read more

Real progress made on superdelegates!

I wanted to share a quick update on our push to reform superdelegates here at the Democratic National Convention. As a member of the DNC Rules Committee, I was proud to help lead this fight and to introduce an amendment to abolish superdelegates in future nominating contests. Yesterday, after 12 » read more