Articles by: Pat Ford

Lieutenant Governor Sabina Matos Launches 2022 Rhode Island Entrepreneurship Challenge

Pitch Challenge For High School Students Continues Partnership With Credit Unions Of Rhode Island & MillennialRI Lieutenant Governor Sabina Matos today kicked off Rhode Island’s fourth Lieutenant Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge, a business pitch competition aimed at high school students across the state. In addition to helping students learn about the process of[Read More…]

by November 20, 2022

Woonsocket Police Harass Homeless Food/Narcan Distribution/Community Thanksgiving Celebration!

     

by November 19, 2022

Women In The Trades! Accomplished Tradeswomen Visit Pawtucket High Schools To Provide Mentorship & Career Guidance

  There was a real feeling of Sisterhood at Pawtucket City High Schools this week … Successful tradeswomen from across a variety of industries connected with High Schoolers from the 3 Pawtucket High Schools. What started as Career Advice quickly morphed into young women receiving life tips & mentoring from[Read More…]

by November 19, 2022

The Washington Outsider Report – Irina Tsukerman!

 

by November 18, 2022

RAMP: Real Access Motivates Progress! Episode 102

by November 17, 2022

Congressman Cicilline Statement on Speaker Pelosi’s Retirement

From The Office Of Congressman David Cicilline: Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) released the following statement after Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement that she will step down from House Democratic leadership. “Today is a bittersweet day for our country as we mark the end of Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s tenure as the leader of the[Read More…]

by November 17, 2022

A Rhode Island Christmas Carol: Rhode Island Foundation Offers Matching Grant To Assist Rhode Island Community Food Bank & Trinity Rep Address Pandemic Recovery, Rising Hunger

  As inflation drives increase in hunger, funding will replace donations to the Food Bank that Trinity Rep traditionally has collected from audiences during live performances of “A Christmas Carol”   From The Rhode Island Foundation: The Rhode Island Foundation announced today that it will match every donation the public makes to[Read More…]

by November 16, 2022

Local Congressional Delegation On A Trump Presidential Candidacy

    Nearby Massachusetts Congressman Auchincloss has quickly weighed in on the prospects of another Trump candidacy:   https://twitter.com/jakeauch/status/1592705694213734400?s=46&t=yBIa2wuMF9mrQct50qF3SA “Donald Trump was the worst president in American history. His second term would be much worse. The damage to our democracy might be irreversible. “The next two years will feature a[Read More…]

by November 16, 2022

Rhode Island Based “Legal Insurrection Foundation” Files Complaint With US Department Of Education RE: Educator of Color Loan Forgiveness Program

Legal Insurrection Foundation, a Rhode Island based Non-Profit organized “to educate and inform the public on legal, historical, economic, academic, and cultural issues related to the Constitution, liberty, and world events  has filed a Federal Civil Rights Complaint with the United States Department of Education’s Office For Civil Rights related[Read More…]

by November 16, 2022

New Report Assesses Role Of Multilateral Development Banks In Climate Finance, Urges Greater Role In Funding Climate Migration Projects

From The Migration Policy Institute: As climate change increasingly contributes to migration and displacement, there is a pressing need for measures that build resilience, prevent displacement, help climate-affected people move to safety and support receiving communities. Multilateral development banks are critical players in this space because of their ability to invest in large-scale[Read More…]

by November 15, 2022