Vincent "Buddy" Cianci's file:
Cianci

Talk show host from Rhode Island

Vincent "Buddy" Cianci is a talk radio host and ex-convict who spent more time serving as mayor of Providence (21 years from 1975 to 2002) than anyone in the city's history. He is the author of "Politics and Pasta: How I Prosecuted Mobsters, Rebuilt a Dying City, Advised a President, Dined with Sinatra, Spent Five Years in a Federally Funded Gated Community, and Lived to Tell the Tale."

Recent statements involving Vincent "Buddy" Cianci

President Obama’s health care law says "when you sell your house now you have to pay a 3.8 percent tax."

"Mike Trainor...still owes $250,000 to the state."

"Over 80 percent of the people want the shot to vote" on whether to approve same-sex marriage, according to polls.

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