State of the State RI

Guests: Gary Sasse and Philip West, RenewRI, renewri.org
Host: Robert “Al” Benson Time: 30 minutes
This is the first of a series on the question: “Shall we have a Constitutional Convention? Sasse and West represent RenewRI a newly established coalition urging that we vote YES on Question 3. They provide a brief history of the last constitutional convention held in 1986 and outline the process before us now. Sasse reminds us that a constitutional convention does not change the constitution; only the people do so by a deliberate act of voting on each change suggested by the constitutional convention. West asserts his confidence in the people to decide wisely. They urge: Vote YES on 3.

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State of the State is a public access television show produced in Rhode Island. Its purpose is to promote, in a non-partisan manner, the civic awareness of the general public; to promote greater civic participation and the exercise of political citizenship…


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State of the State is a public access television show produced in Rhode Island. Its purpose is to promote, in a non-partisan manner, the civic awareness of the general public; to promote greater civic participation and the exercise of political citizenship by using the television show as a means to educate and to inform the public.

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