R.I. House committee urged to put line-item veto on ballot
Two-time candidate for governor Ken Block made his annual pilgrimage to the State House on Tuesday to urge reluctant lawmakers to give the governor a “line-item veto″ over the final General Assembly-passed budget.
Protecting our Democracy During the COVID-19 Crisis
The COVID-19 outbreak has made Common Cause Rhode Island's work of protecting elections and holding government accountable more important than ever before. Common Cause Rhode Island is leading the fight to protect and modernize our elections in response to this novel virus, by expanding mail voting and making in-person voting as safe as possible.