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7 Organizations Call On Governor Raimondo To Repeal “Extremely Damaging” Executive Order Delaying Access To Public Records

Calling Governor Gina Raimondo’s two-and-a-half-month old executive order giving public bodies extra time to respond to open records requests “unwarranted and extremely damaging to the public interest,” seven media and open government organizations today called on her to immediately rescind the order.  The Access to Public Records Act gives public bodies[Read More…]

by May 28, 2020

Rhode Island ACLU Sues Over Frozen Unemployment Insurance Payments

ACLU of Rhode Island cooperating attorneys Ellen Saideman and Lynette Labinger today filed a class-action lawsuit challenging the state Department of Labor and Training’s (DLT) actions in summarily freezing weekly unemployment insurance benefit payments to hundreds of Rhode Islanders without any notice or explanation. The suit was filed three weeks after reports[Read More…]

by May 27, 2020

RiseUp‌ ‌to‌ ‌FreeThemAll A‌ ‌Car‌ ‌Rally‌ ‌in‌ ‌Solidarity‌ ‌with‌ ‌People‌ ‌Caged‌ ‌in‌ ‌Bristol‌ ‌County‌

#RiseUp‌ ‌to‌ ‌#FreeThemAll:‌ ‌A‌ ‌Car‌ ‌Rally‌ ‌in‌ ‌Solidarity‌ ‌with‌ ‌People‌ ‌Caged‌ ‌in‌ ‌Bristol‌ ‌County‌ ‌ Since‌ ‌the‌ ‌start‌ ‌of‌ ‌the‌ ‌pandemic,‌ ‌over‌ ‌3,000‌ ‌people‌ ‌have‌ ‌died‌ ‌in‌ ‌US‌ ‌prisons‌ ‌and‌ ‌jails.‌ ‌Infection‌ ‌rates‌ ‌continue‌ ‌to‌ ‌soar.‌ ‌Yet,‌ ‌elected‌ ‌officials‌ ‌refuse‌ ‌to‌ ‌implement‌ ‌the‌ ‌only‌ ‌measure‌ ‌that‌ ‌will‌ ‌save‌ ‌lives‌ ‌—‌[Read More…]

by May 26, 2020

Jason Pye: Vice President of Legislative Affairs – FreedomWorks.Org Joined The Coalition!

  From www.FreedomWorks.org “The mission of FreedomWorks is to build, educate, and mobilize the largest network of activists advocating the principles of smaller government, lower taxes, free markets, personal liberty, and the rule of law.” Jason Pye Jason Pye is the vice president of legislative affairs for FreedomWorks. He provides[Read More…]

by May 26, 2020

Idaho Lt Governor Janice McGeachin joined The Coalition Talk Radio! #DefendThe Guard

Idaho Lt Governor Janice McGeachin joined The Coalition Talk Radio on May 21, 2020 to discuss the Defend The Guard Movement. From www.DefendTheGuard.us “The goal of the Defend the Guard Act, a project of www.BringOurTroopsHome.US is to have states reassert their 10th Amendment rights and to provide a Constitutionally necessary[Read More…]

by May 25, 2020

ACLU OF RI STATEMENT ON THE “CRUSH COVID RI” CONTACT TRACING APP

ACLU OF RI STATEMENT ON THE “CRUSH COVID RI” CONTACT TRACING APP The following statement was issued today by ACLU of Rhode Island executive director Steven Brown on the Governor’s announcement and release of the “Crush Covid RI” app: “As the Governor has acknowledged and most people recognize, potentially substantial[Read More…]

by May 20, 2020

ACLU Class-Action Lawsuit Seeks Release For ICE Detainees at Wyatt Detention Center

PROVIDENCE, RI — The American Civil Liberties Union, ACLU of Rhode Island cooperating attorneys Deborah Gonzalez and Jared Goldstein, and lawyers from the firm Morgan Lewis filed a class-action lawsuit today against federal immigration officials and the Wyatt Detention Facility in Central Falls. The suit, filed as a habeas corpus petition, seeks[Read More…]

by May 15, 2020

Coalition Talk Radio LIVE! AMA with POTUS & VPOTUS Candidates Judge Jim Gray & Larry Sharpe

Libertarian Presidential Candidate Judge Jim Gray & Vice Presidential Candidate Larry Sharpe joined The Coalition Talk Radio On May 12, 2020 for a “Free Wheeling” AMA (Ask Me Anything)! From Constructive Engagement in China … to “Vouching” for a certain someone, No question was left unanswered! Find out more about[Read More…]

by May 13, 2020

Zach Greenberg Program Officer, Individual Rights Defense Program – FIRE! Joined The Coalition

Zach Greenberg Program Officer, Individual Rights Defense Program – FIRE! Joined The Coalition FIRE: Foundation For Individual Rights In Education Mission Statement “FIRE’s mission is to defend and sustain the individual rights of students and faculty members at America’s colleges and universities. These rights include freedom of speech, freedom of[Read More…]

by May 11, 2020

Anthony Spiratos – NO Contact Valet! Joins The Coalition Talk Radio

Entrepreneur … Raconteur … Innovator Anthony Spiratos Joined The Coalition Talk Radio! First up? An extended history of one of the Islands most resourceful merchant families … from their humble immigrant beginnings to their enterprises today … We discussed the “Island Economy” Post Covid … Including but not limited to[Read More…]

by May 7, 2020