Kenneth Block's file:

Kenneth Block is a software engineer and president of Simpatico Software Systems who founded Rhode Island's Moderate Party and ran unsuccessfully for governor in 2010.

Recent statements involving Kenneth Block

In Rhode Island, "Nearly 9 percent of covered employees go out on short term disability every year, with an average outage from work of almost 12 weeks each."

Under a bill before the legislature, "you’d have to go to court to fire an employee."

Rhode Island's unemployment insurance system "is the most expensive such system in the country."

"More than 9,000 Rhode Island voters used the Moderate Party master lever mechanism and they didn't have a single Moderate on their ballot."

"Eleven states complete their [legislative] sessions within three calendar months, and another five only meet biennially."

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