Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse is being named by some news sites and pundits (like The Washington Post, Time magazine and HuffPo) on their long lists of prospects to replace the retiring John Paul Stevens of the Supreme Court.
Steve Laffey, the former Cranston mayor, wants you to know that he is not planning to run for governor anytime soon. Apparently he decided the state of Rhode Island “was not ready” for this jelly his campaign yet.
Enrollment at the Community College of Rhode Island has boomed in this sour economy. Many students are adults who are out of work and are going back to school for either academic purposes or job training.