- Sens. Reed, McCain lead visit to Vietnam, Singapore Updated: May-24-15 5:22 pm
- Senate panel would require Congress OK to close Guantanamo Updated: May-14-15 6:59 pm
WASHINGTON - Congress would have to approve a detailed plan submitted by President Barack Obama to close the U.S. detention facility at Guantanamo Bay in Cuba before it could be shut down, according to legislation approved Wednesday by a Senate committee.
- Congress Oks renaming post office for Rhode Island nun Updated: May-11-15 8:13 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island Sen. Jack Reed says legislation to name a post office in Providence for the late community activist Sister Ann Keefe has passed in Congress.
- Sen. Reed says he supports Dunford for Joint Chiefs Chairman Updated: May-04-15 9:04 pm
- RI congressional delegation to meet with business leaders Updated: Apr-26-15 4:34 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The state's congressional delegation is meeting with business leaders for an annual forum on jobs and the economy.
- Firefighters awarded more than $600,000 in federal grants Updated: Apr-26-15 10:25 am
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - The Johnston Fire Department and the Rhode Island Fire Academy have been awarded more than $600,000 in federal grants.