Rhode Island Working Families Party

Nomination signatures challenged as fraud allegations complicate CD1 race

BY: - July 19, 2023

Two groups are formally calling for election officials to re-examine more signatures collected by Lt. Gov. Sabina Matos’ campaign in the open 1st Congressional District race.  The challenges filed with the Rhode Island Secretary of State’s office ahead of the Wednesday afternoon deadline come amid allegations of fraudulent signatures on Matos’ nomination forms in Jamestown […]

How much do endorsements matter? In crowded CD1 race, more than you think.

BY: - June 5, 2023

Pressure is mounting and time is ticking down in the race to replace former U.S. Rep. David Cicilline in Congress.  A month ahead of the declaration deadline, 1st Congressional District Democratic candidates are already vying for endorsements from elected officials and political organizations – and making a fuss when they get passed over. Last week, […]