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LATINO PUBLIC RADIO ANNOUNCES ANNUAL POLITICAL BARBECUE “BARBACOA POLITICA”

Cranston, RI - On Saturday October 28, Latino Public Radio will once again host their popular Barbacoa Politica (Political BBQ) an event that attracts Rhode Island Politicos from both sides of the aisle! Whether you are a Republican, Democrat, Moderate or Independent, LPR is the place to get your information out to our Latino community. Our listeners depend on us to provide them with unbiased and accurate information and our “Barbacoa Politica” gives them a real connection with their elected officials as well as candidates for political office. In today’s hyper-partisan times, there is a constant battle to get out…
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AARON REGUNBERG ANUNCIARÁ PLANES PARA EL FUTURO

El representante estatal, Aaron Regunberg, sus planes para el futuro junto con amigos, apoyadores y líderes comunitarios el martes 24 de octubre a las 12 en el Aspray Boat House en Warwick. El representante Regunberg fue elegido por los votantes del Distrito 4 a la Cámara de representante de Rhode Island en el 2014 y ha sido el principal patrocinador de una legislación exitosa para aumentar los salarios de los residentes del estado, expandir los programas de energía renovable y garantizarle a más de 100,000 familias trabajadoras de nuestro estado tiempo para ausencia laboral debido a enfermedad. En la sesión…
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SALVATORE “SAL” CAIOZZO ANNOUNCES CONGRESSIONAL RUN

WEST GREENWICH, RI - September 11, 2017 - Salvatore "Sal" Caiozzo, an average American citizen and disabled US veteran, is announcing his candidacy for the 2nd Congressional district in Rhode Island. The announcement is being held on Thursday, September 14th at the American Legion Post 43, 662 West Shore Road, Warwick RI at 6pm. Running as a republican, Caiozzo will be challenging 9-term democrat congressman James Langevin who's been a member of Congress for 18 years. "I'm a father, a small-businessman and a US veteran - I understand the plight of the average middle-class American today trying to make ends…
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Reed Statement on Afghanistan

WASHINGTON, DC – After President Trump’s speech on Afghanistan, Senator Jack Reed (D-RI), the Ranking Member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, issued the following statement: “It has been over two months since Secretary Mattis acknowledged to Congress ‘we have entered a strategy-free time’ in Afghanistan. Unfortunately, the President’s speech tonight was short on the details our troops and the American people deserve. “President Trump now recognizes the need to stabilize the situation and assist the government of Afghanistan to regain momentum. But he was very vague. “The repeated delays and mixed messages President Trump has sent regarding the commitment…
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STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF FRANK J. MONTANARO, Sr. RHODE ISLAND’S DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL COMMITTEEMAN

WARWICK, – “It is with profound sadness that I learned today of the passing of Frank J. Montanaro, Sr., renowned labor and political leader and Rhode Island’s proud Democratic National Committeeman,” said state Democratic Party Chair Joseph M. McNamara on Tuesday. “Frank was a man of incredible spirit and humor, and his passion for service was matched by his dedication as a former firefighter, a local and national union leader, a devoted Democrat, and a first-ever member of Rhode Island’s Electoral College. What he gave to our unions and our union workers, to this party, and to public service will…
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Reed Statement on Passing of Frank J. Montanaro Sr.

CRANSTON, RI – Today, Senator Jack Reed issued the following statement on the passing of Frank J. Montanaro Sr., 82, a former president of the Rhode Island AFL-CIO and firefighter in the Cranston Fire Department: “I am deeply saddened by Frank’s passing, but grateful for his many years of friendship, support, and counsel. “He was a powerful, passionate advocate for working men and women. “Frank was a man of action. His service as a firefighter, labor leader, and advocate for the interests of workers made a tremendous impact on Rhode Island. “We send our deepest condolences to the entire Montanaro…
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Langevin Statement on the President’s Afghanistan Address

WARWICK, — Congressman Jim Langevin (D-RI), senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement regarding President Trump’s address on Afghanistan: “While I appreciate the President’s newfound respect for the complexity of our role in Afghanistan, his announcement last night was light on specifics and absent of all metrics for success, which the American people deserve to hear from their Commander in Chief. Further, he failed to articulate how this strategy is ‘dramatically different’ from our previous approach. I hope that, moving forward, the President will consult with Congress on these details and consider how to best…
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