- House panel approves bipartisan drug-abuse legislation Updated: Apr-27-16 1:16 pm
WASHINGTON - The House Judiciary Committee took an election-year swipe Wednesday at the nation's growing drug addiction problem, approving federal grants that would bolster state and local efforts against the abuse of opioid painkillers.
- Rhode Island congressional delegation to speak at jobs forum Updated: Apr-24-16 9:27 am
WARWICK, Rhode Island - The state's congressional delegation is meeting with business leaders for an annual forum on jobs and the economy.
- Sen. Warren: IRS should develop free online tax prep service Updated: Apr-13-16 7:01 am
BOSTON - Sen. Elizabeth Warren is filing legislation that would require the IRS to develop a free, online tax preparation service taxpayers could use to file returns directly with the federal government.
- Whitehouse praises Supreme Court nominee Garland Updated: Apr-06-16 8:06 pm
WASHINGTON - U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse says Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland is a qualified jurist who should receive a hearing and a vote.