Updated December 4 at 6:25am
Public Policy
317 results total, viewing 21 - 30
With approval of the Tiverton casino all but finalized as Providence Business News goes to press, the question is not so much whether there will be increased gambling in the state, but rather, is the state prepared to deal with the effects of that … more
Democratic House Speaker Nicholas A. Mattiello narrowly won re-election Thursday, following a count of absentee ballots in his Cranston district race, although the contest may not be over yet. more
The head of HealthSource RI said the exchange is prepared to react to any changes made at the federal level regarding the Affordable Care Act in the wake of the election. more
The state Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities and Hospitals will receive nearly $1.7 million in federal funding each year for the next five years, a total of more than $8 million, to promote ways to treat mental and substance use disorders. more
A neonatal-perinatal specialist at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island has received a five-year, nearly $2.8 million grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development for her research into determining ways to treat perinatal brain injury in full-term and premature infants. more
When it comes to being an advocate of good government here in Rhode Island, patience is not only a virtue, it's a pragmatic necessity. That's because the pace of reform is a slow grind from one major issue to the next. Every reform issue that has … more
WalletHub released its latest corporate tax rate report, and Woonsocket-based CVS Health Corp. is eighth on the list of companies paying the highest overall tax rate in the nation at 39.3 percent. more
Mayor Jorge O. Elorza on Monday announced a year-end operating surplus of $9.5 million, which will be used to pay down the city’s multimillion dollar structural deficit. more
Rhode Island taxpayers now have the ability to pay their personal income tax online via the official website of the R.I. Division of Taxation. more
Hackers are being encouraged to “Revolutionize RIPTA.” The R.I. Public Transit Authority is participating in the first statewide hackathon hosted by the state of Rhode Island, and the “Revolutionizing RIPTA” portion of Hack(RI) will launch at RIPTA’s Elmwood Avenue headquarters at 705 Elmwood Ave. on Oct. 26 at 6 p.m. more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 32 | Next »