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Elections and Voting
J Michael Lenihan
How Rhode Island can eliminate homelessness
The concept is as simple as it is radical: give the homeless a place to live, with no strings attached
Making it a reality is a matter of political will.
| May 14, 2010
Rhode Island weighs a succesions drama of its own
The death of Senator Edward M. Kennedy has Massachusetts' political class speculating, in not-so-hushed tones, about the odds of a next-generation Kennedy running for and winning the seat.
| September 03, 2009
Obama for president
Plus, Reed for Senate, Kennedy and Langevin for US House, and choices for State Senate, House, and more
The Phoenix endorses Barack Obama for President and Joe Biden for Vice President.
PROVIDENCE PHOENIX EDITORIAL STAFF
| October 29, 2008
Segal and Fierro lead the way for the General Assembly
As Rhode Islanders go to the polls for a primary election next Tuesday, September 9, there are some key votes to be made for progressive legislators.
| September 04, 2008
Backers of ‘compassion centers’ come up short
If proponents thought that the state’s approval of medical marijuana two years ago signaled broad support for legal distribution of the drug, the General Assembly’s defeat of legis-lation to create “compassion centers” shows otherwise.
A.J. PACITTI AND IAN DONNIS
| June 25, 2008
Advocates push for a legal source in RI
Medical marijuana proponents plan to seek General Assembly support this session to create an establishment, known as the Compassion Center.
| February 20, 2008
Who’s afraid of medical marijuana?
Opponents’ fears go unrealized with the impementation of rhode island’s law
Two hits of marijuana in the morning, and two in the evening before he goes to sleep.
| May 02, 2007
Chafee and Whitehouse for us senate; Roberts and de Ramel for state offices; plus, Langevin, the general assembly, and the Providence city council
The Republican primary for US Senate is, in many ways, a fight between the GOP of past and present.
PROVIDENCE PHOENIX STAFF
| September 07, 2006
Politics of pain
Rhode Island follows through on medical marijuana
When it comes to the legalization of medical marijuana in Rhode Island, the question has generally been when — not if — it would happen.
| January 07, 2006
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PROVIDENCE PHOENIX TO CEASE PUBLICATION; FAREWELL ISSUE WILL BE THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16
Not For Nothing
| October 10, 2014 at 10:43 AM
A Q & A With RI's New "Most Powerful Politician"
April 04, 2014 at 3:08 PM
Providence Phoenix 2013 Year in Review Questionnaires - UNEDITED
December 30, 2013 at 8:37 PM
Free Social Media Smarts from RI Food Fights
December 06, 2013 at 11:28 AM
Providence Phoenix 35th Anniversary - TONIGHT at Lupo's
November 21, 2013 at 1:10 PM
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