Elizabeth Roberts's file:

Democrat from Rhode Island

Elizabeth Roberts has been Rhode Island's Lieutenant Governor since 2007 and is the first woman to hold the office. Prior to that she was a State Senator from Cranston and Warwick.

Recent statements involving Elizabeth Roberts

"They’ve seen employer-supported coverage increase in Massachusetts after this law (Romneycare) was implemented."  

"Two thirds to three quarters of people without [health] insurance in Rhode Island work."

"Massachusetts is reporting a trend far below the national trend in the escalation of health-care costs in this year."

She "led the fight to stop health insurance rate hikes and saved Rhode Island families over $150 million."

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