Rep. Joseph M. McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick, Cranston) has announced that he will pre-file legislation that would ban the online sales of a new synthetic opioid that has been blamed for a number of overdose deaths across the country.
Warwick, R.I. — The recently formed Friends of Salter Grove (FoSG) are seeing quick results after meeting with Rep. Joseph McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick) at the site’s causeway last month as the agency seeks funding for a plan to raise the structure, eliminating a high-tide drowning risk for fishermen.
Rep. Eileen Naughton (D-Dist. 21, Warwick) and Rep. Joseph McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick) were honored for their support of legislation supporting family caregivers in Rhode Island Wednesday with AARP Capitol Caregiver certificates of appreciation from at the State House.
Johnston and Pawtucket are lending resources to aid Warwick’s cleanup following Tuesday’s tree-toppling storm, and state reps are exploring financial support for local businesses affected by the storm.
The RI House of Representatives has passed legislation by Rep. Joseph M. McNamara (D-Dist. 19, Warwick, Cranston) requiring records of students’ academic progress and the development of strategies increasing graduates of state higher learning institutions.