Friday, June 17, 2016

What's In and What's Out of the FY17 Budget on the Next A Lively Experiment (June 17 and 19)

Dyana Koelsch – moderator
Scott MacKay - political reporter, Rhode Island Public Radio
Kate Nagle - news editor, 
Pablo Rodriguez - president, Latino Public Radio
Maureen Moakley - political science professor, URI

  • Rep. John Carnevale – subject to an investigation
  • Deterioration of public’s confidence in the General Assembly 
  • John Hope Settlement House – GA cuts legislative grant
  • House passes budget, now moves to Senate
  • $20M to Provport
  • Decrease of $1M to RI Office of the Health Insurance Commission

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