TOM WARD - Frozen pipes shouldn’t be reason for $500M spend

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As I write this on Monday, it is clear that Gov. Gina Raimondo, in her State of the State Address set for Tuesday night, will be asking residents for a huge amount of money – $500 million to start –... more

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