(PROVIDENCE, R.I.) -- For autistic drivers, a police stop or emergency while driving can be a scary situation, according to Joanne G. Quinn, the executive director of the non-profit, The Autism Project.Sirens, flashing lights, and a law enforcement member asking questions can be too... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rhode Island Democratic Rep. David Cicilline is leaving Congress in June, according to a statement from his office.Cicilline, who was elected to Congress in 2010, will become the president and CEO of the Rhode Island Foundation, the largest nonprofit in the state,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rhode Island's Democratic Gov. Dan McKee is projected to win his primary, ABC News reports, fending off a slate of challengers that kept the primary close until Tuesday.With 98% of the expected vote in, McKee had 33% of the ballots as of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations rise in Rhode Island, hospitals are strained by staffing shortages and testing turnaround times are delayed, Gov. Dan McKee is urging residents to "take these next six weeks seriously."The state has one of the highest COVID-19... Read More.
By LUKE BARR and ALLISON PECORIN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The Senate on Tuesday confirmed Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo as commerce secretary by a vote of 84-15.Raimondo is the first woman to serve as governor of Rhode Island... Read More.